Eldorado man charged with possession of child pornography

SALINE COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - An Eldorado man faces child porn charges.

Jeffrey David Glass, 40, of Eldorado was charged with possession of child pornography.

Glass will have his first appearance is Federal Court on Monday, July 16.

Glass faces up to 10 years in prison, $250,000 in fines, and from 5 years to a lifetime of probation after incarceration if he is convicted.

This case was brought forward as part of Project Safe Childhood, a nationwide program started in May 2006 to battle the growing epidemic of child pornography. The project gathers federal, state, and local resources to find, apprehend, and prosecute child pornographers, and to find and rescue their victims. For more information about Project Safe Childhood, visit www.usdoj.gov/psc, and for more information about internet safety education, visit www.usdoj.gov/psc and click on the tab "resources."

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