Helena man facing felony Child Sexual Abuse charges appeared in court Monday

HELENA – A Helena man facing four felony charges of Child Sexual Abuse appeared via video in Lewis and Clark County Justice Court Monday. The charges stem from a tip police got that 27-year-old Brett Michael Hoffman had multiple videoes of child pornography on his phone that portrayed girls under the age of 5 being sexually assaulted, as well as chat logs with juvenile females posing nude, according to court documents. Hoffman will make his plea in District Court on October 30th. He remained jailed on $75,000 bail.