Archive for Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Former librarian faces child porn charges

August 29, 2007

A 35-year-old former school librarian in Leavenworth has been indicted in federal court on one count of production of child pornography and one count of possession of child pornography.

The production is alleged to have occurred from on or about August 2005 to November 2006 in Leavenworth. The possession is alleged to have occurred Nov. 20, 2006, in Leavenworth.

The suspect, a Leavenworth resident, is a former librarian at Muncie Elementary School in Leavenworth.

If convicted, he faces a penalty of not less than 15 years and not more than 30 years in federal prison and a fine up to $250,000 on the production charge, and a maximum penalty of 10 years and a fine up to $250,000 on the on the possession charge.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and Assistant U.S. Attorney Kim Martin are working on the case.

It is the policy of The Mirror to not name suspects in sex-related cases until such time as they are convicted.

Commenting has been disabled for this item.