Albany man pleads guilty to distribution of child pornography - NEWS10 ABC: Albany, New York News, Weather, Sports

Albany man pleads guilty to distribution of child pornography

Posted:

ALBANY, N.Y. – A 63-year-old man pleaded guilty to distribution of child pornography in federal court Thursday.

Paul Scrom faces a statutory mandatory minimum sentence of five years and a maximum sentence of 20 years as well as a lifetime term of supervised release, a maximum fine of $250,000 and mandatory registration as a sex offender.

As part of his guilty plea, Scrom admitted that he distributed images and movies of child pornography through a peer-to-peer file sharing program. Investigators searched Scrom’s residence and recovered numerous images and videos depicting child pornography.

Scrom will be sentenced October 14.

Powered by WorldNow

341 Northern Blvd., Albany, NY 12204

Telephone: 518.436.4822
Fax: 518.426.4792
Email: news@news10.com

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Young Broadcasting of Albany, Inc. A Media General Company.