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South Florida Man Sentenced to Nine Years After Sharing Child Pornography on Social Media

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

MIAMI -- Kemal Yaslowitz, 50, of Lake Worth, has been sentenced to nine years in federal prison, followed by 15 years of supervised release, for possessing and distributing child pornography.

Yaslowitz spent months on a social media messenger application sharing images and videos of children being sexually abused. During an online chat, Yaslowitz sought to exchange child pornography with a user whom Yaslowitz believed shared his interests. Yaslowitz sent the user multiple videos of children being sexually abused. 

Law enforcement investigated and arrested Yaslowitz. They determined that Yaslowitz stored hundreds of images of child pornography on his electronic devices and had shared 189 videos of child sexual abuse material on social media.   

Juan Antonio Gonzalez, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, and Robert M. DeWitt, Acting Special Agent in Charge, FBI Miami announced the sentence imposed in West Palm Beach by U.S. District Judge Robin Rosenberg.  

FBI Miami (West Palm Beach office) investigated this case.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Brian Ralston prosecuted it.

Related court documents and information may be found on the website of the District Court for the Southern District of Florida at or on, under case no.: 22-cr-80062.



Public Affairs Unit
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Southern District of Florida

Updated October 11, 2022

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