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U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Kansas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Hutchinson Man Sentenced to 7+ Years For Downloading Child Porn

WICHITA, KAN. – A Hutchinson man was sentenced Tuesday to 90 months in federal prison for downloading child pornography from the internet, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said.

Shane Ragsdale, 31, Hutchinson, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of receiving child pornography. In his plea, he admitted he used a peer-to-peer file-sharing network to download child pornography.

McAllister commended the FBI and Assistant U.S. Attorney Jason Hart for their work on the case.

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Updated November 21, 2018