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ROCHESTER, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Justin Rosenzweig, 33, of Mumford, NY, who was convicted of possession of child pornography involving a prepubescent minor following a prior conviction, was sentenced to serve 120 months in prison by U.S. District Judge Charles J. Siragusa.
Assistant U.S. Attorney Meghan K. McGuire, who is handling the case, stated that in June 2010, the defendant was sentenced to serve 60 months in jail and designated a Level III Sex Offender after he was convicted in Livingston County Court of engaging in a sexual act with a victim who was less than 13 years old. The defendant was paroled in 2014. On April 26, 2019, a NYS Parole Officer found an Apple iPod containing 290 images and one video of child pornography in Rosenzweig’s possession. Some of the images depicted prepubescent minors.
The sentencing is the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Child Exploitation Task Force, under the direction of Special Agent-in-Charge Stephen Belongia, and the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, under the direction of under the direction of Acting Commissioner Anthony J. Annucci.
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