A Spring Hill man has been charged with possession of child pornography.

Federal prosecutors announced that Kristohper Hausback, 29, is charged with one count of using a minor to engage in sexually explicit conduct for the purpose of producing child pornography in addition to the possession charge.

The alleged criminal activity occurred in Leawood in August 2011.

Hausback faces up to 40 years in prison and fines of up to $500,000, if convicted.