Georgetown Man Pleads Guilty to Receiving Child Porn

Jan 16, 2014 -- 5:52pm

A Georgetown man has pleaded guilty to receiving child pornography.  64 year old William Zimmerman was previously convicted of similar charges in 1993 and served 4 years in prison.  Because of his earlier conviction – Zimmerman faces enhanced sentencing penalties - including a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years up to a maximum of 40 years in prison.  Zimmerman’s most current arrest came after a search warrant at a home in New Castle which led to Zimmerman, who was arrested on January 8 of last year.  Zimmerman will be sentenced on April 22 by Chief US District Judge Gregory Sleet.

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