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Poplar Bluff man pleads guilty to child abuse, sodomy charges

Samuel Gonzales (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department) Samuel Gonzales (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)
POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KFVS) -

A Poplar Bluff, Missouri man pleaded guilty on January 6 to child abuse and statutory sodomy charges.

Samuel Gonzales, 49, was charged with statutory sodomy, abuse of a child and sexual exploitation of a child.

He was sentenced to three, 15 year terms in the Missouri Department of Corrections.

According to the Poplar Bluff Police Department, the convictions are the result of a multi-jurisdictional investigation which combined the efforts of investigators with the Poplar Bluff Police Department, Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, the Southeast Missouri Cybercrimes Task Force and Missouri ICAC.

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