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Former Hodgdon Man Pleads Guilty to Possessing Child Pornography

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

Bangor, Maine: Acting United States Attorney Richard W. Murphy announced that Anthonio Dicentes, 37, formerly of Hodgdon, Maine and recently of Florida, pled guilty today in U.S. District Court to possessing child pornography.

According to court records, between about June 2009 and September 2015, Dicentes possessed image files depicting child pornography. At least one of these files, which he had sought out and downloaded from the internet, depicted a child under the age of 12.

Dicentes faces up to 20 years in prison, a $250,000 fine and between five years and a lifetime of supervised release. He will be sentenced after the completion of a presentence investigation report by the U.S. Probation Office.

The investigation was conducted by the Federal Bureau of Investigations and the Maine State Police


Chris Ruge
Assistant United States Attorney
Tel: (207) 945-0373

Updated September 7, 2017

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