You are here

Justice News

Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of New York

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Buffalo Man Sentenced To Ten Years For Possession Of Child Pornography

CONTACT:   Barbara Burns
PHONE:        (716) 843-5817
FAX #:           (716) 551-3051

BUFFALO, N.Y. - U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Donald Egan, 52, of Buffalo, NY, who was convicted of possession of child pornography, was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Jonathan P. Cantil, who handled the case, stated that while on supervised release, the defendant was found with a cellular telephone containing over 30 images of child pornography involving prepubescent minors.  This is the defendant’s third conviction for possession of child pornography.  He was previously convicted in 2002 and 2006 for possessing child pornography.

The sentencing is the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, under the direction of Special Agent-In-Charge Gary Loeffert and the United States Probation & Pretrial Services Office, under the direction of Chief U.S. Probation Officer Anthony San Giacomo.

Updated August 22, 2018