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Wichita Man Sentenced For Sexually Exploiting Mississippi Girl

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Kansas

WICHITA, KAN. - A Wichita man was sentenced Monday to five years in federal prison for using the Internet to sexually exploit a Mississippi girl, Acting U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said.

James K. Arnel, 23, Wichita, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of receiving child pornography. In his plea he admitted communicating over the Internet with a 12-year-old girl and exchanging sexual images with her.

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

Updated July 11, 2016

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