BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A former University of Vermont Medical Center emergency room doctor who was charged last month with setting up video camera in a staff bathroom is now facing a federal child pornography charge.

The complaint filed Thursday against Eike Blohm is sealed from public view, but a motion for detention filed by federal prosecutors Friday said Blohm victimized a child by producing multiple videos depicting child pornography.

Last month Blohm was charged in state court with multiple counts of voyeurism after he allegedly hid a camera in a staff bathroom at the hospital.

Blohm has been fired by the hospital.Blohm, who holds both U.S. and German citizenship, is facing a 15-year minimum prison sentence and he has significant financial resources, prosecutors said.

“Experiencing the precipitous fall from successful doctor to inmate in federal prison may be too much for Blohm and, given the foregoing, makes it very likely that he would choose to flee," prosecutors say in court documents. “He presents a significant risk of flight.”

Blohm’s attorney declined to comment Friday on the case.

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