Eastburg man pleads guilty in child porn case – News …

STROUDSBURG — On what would have been the first day of this trial, with the jury ready and waiting in another room, Eric Decker, 22, of East Stroudsburg, pleaded guilty Wednesday in a case involving 49 counts of child pornography possession.

Awaiting sentencing at a future date, Decker pleaded guilty to only one of the 49 child porn possession counts, a separate count of disseminating a picture showing children under age 13 engaged in sexual acts and a separate count of criminally using a communication facility (computer). Though he has no prior criminal record, the prosecution said it plans to seek a state prison sentence against him due to the severe nature of the crimes.

Acting on a cybertip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, which flags child porn images online, authorities began an investigation eventually

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