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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

East Durham Man Sentenced to 72 Months on Child Pornography Convictions

ALBANY, NEW YORK – Gregory Kurzajczyk, age 69, of East Durham, New York, was sentenced today to 72 months in prison for distributing and receiving child pornography.

 

The announcement was made by United States Attorney Richard S. Hartunian and James C. Spero, Special Agent in Charge of the Buffalo Field Office of Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).

 

United States District Judge Mae A. D’Agostino also ordered Kurzajczyk to serve a lifetime term of supervised release, to begin after his release from prison. Kurzajczyk will also have to register as a sex offender upon his release from prison.

 

As part of his guilty plea on September 2, 2016, Kurzajczyk admitted that between July 16, 2014 and January 19, 2015, he distributed child pornography images and videos through an Internet file-sharing application. Kurzajczyk also admitted to using the file-sharing application to download child pornography.

 

This case was investigated by Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the Colonie Police Department, with the assistance of the U.S. Secret Service, and was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Michael Barnett.

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Project Safe Childhood
Updated January 10, 2017