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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Indiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, June 10, 2019

Elkhart, Indiana Man Sentenced To 120 Months In Prison

For Possession Of Child Pornography After Previous Conviction For Similar Federal Offenses

SOUTH BEND – Steven Perry, age 55, of Elkhart, Indiana, was sentenced before United States District Court Judge Robert L. Miller, Jr. upon his plea of guilty to possession of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Kirsch. 

Perry was sentenced to 120 months in prison followed by 5 years of supervised release. 

According to documents in this case, in December 2018, Perry, who has a prior 2004 federal conviction for receipt and possession of child pornography, was in possession of child pornography that was being shared on a social networking site.

This case was investigated by FBI with assistance from the St. Joseph County High Tech Crimes Task Force.  The case was handled by Assistant U.S. Attorney John Maciejczyk.

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Project Safe Childhood
Updated June 10, 2019