Rockford man sentenced to prison on child porn charges

ROCKFORD (WREX) — A Rockford man was sentenced to prison on federal child pornography charges.

Gregory Greene, 59 of Rockford, was sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by a lifetime of supervised release.

He pleaded guilty in July to one count of transporting child pornography through the internet.

In his written plea agreement, Greene admitted that in May of 2016, he shared a child pornography video depicting the lewd exhibition of a minor child. Authorities also found a computer containing 1,650 images of child pornography, a thumb drive containing approximately 1,200 images and videos containing child pornography, some of which involved minors under 12.

Greene was also ordered to pay $39,000 in restitution to certain victims.

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