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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Middle District of Pennsylvania

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Hanover Man Convicted Of Receipt And Distribution Of Child Pornography

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Rodney Corbin, Jr., age 54, Hanover, Pennsylvania was sentenced today by Senior United States District Court Judge Sylvia H. Rambo to 97 months’ imprisonment, followed by 10 years of supervised release, anda $2,000 fine, for distribution and receipt of child pornography.  Corbin pled guilty to the charges on October 1, 2013.

According to U.S. Attorney Peter Smith, Corbin purchased 28 separate orders of child pornography videos from an international company that produced images depicting the sexual exploitation of children.  After securing a search warrant, law enforcement officers located two full carts, each measuring  two by four by six feet in size, containing child pornography in Corbin’s residence. 

Judge Rambo noted, this case represents the largest collection of printed child pornography ever seized in the Middle District of Pennsylvania.  Corbin’s computer was also seized.  During a search of the computer, investigators located thousands of images of child pornography.   

This case was investigated by the United States Postal Inspection Service, the Pennsylvania State Police, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Hanover Police Department and was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Daryl F. Bloom.

Updated April 9, 2015