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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Southern District of Iowa

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, February 23, 2015

Coralville Man Sentenced in Federal Court on Possession of Child Pornography Charge

DAVENPORT, IA - On February 20, 2015, Anthony Arn, age 44, formerly of Coralville, was sentenced by United States District Court Stephanie M. Jones to 45 months in prison, announced United States Attorney Nicholas A. Klinefeldt. Arn was also ordered to serve ten years of supervised release following imprisonment, and to pay $100 towards the Crime Victims Fund. Arn will also be required to register as a sex offender.

On July 19, 2011, law enforcement officers conducted a search of Arn’s Coralville residence and seized several computers and related equipment. A forensic examination of the equipment seized found 110 digital images and 4 videos of minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct. Arn pled guilty to possession of child pornography on October 6, 2014.

This case was investigated by the United States Department of Homeland Security, and the case was prosecuted by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Iowa as part of the Project Safe Childhood initiative.

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