LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- An Oldham County man was arrested Thursday after police say he shared inappropriate pictures of children online.

Kentucky State Police say 39-year-old Daniel Swart was taken into custody on June 23. He faces several charges related to the possession and distribution of child porn.

His arrest was one of 17 in Kentucky after a national effort to crack down on child predators.

More than 1,300 arrests have been made across the country.

Copyright 2016 WDRB Media. All rights reserved.