May 28, 2014 7:38 PM by katc
A Chataignier man is sentenced by a district judge for possession of child pornography. 53 year-old Ricky Johnson of Chataignier was sentenced to 135 months in prison and a lifetime of supervised release. He was also ordered to forfeit the devices used in the crime.
According to evidence presented at the guilty plea on February 5, 2014, the investigation revealed that Johnson was downloading child pornography from a file sharing network online in early 2010. In September of 2010, Johnson's computer and other electronic devices were searched, and images and videos of child pornography were found. Johnson has a prior conviction for molestation of a juvenile.