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Johnson City man behind bars for federal child pornography charges

WBNG — A Johnson City man behind bars tonight after he pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges.

47-year-old Michael Rushmer admitted he made sexually explicit images and videos of a minor engaging in sex acts, then distributing them over the internet.

He also admitted he had hundreds of child porn images and video on his electronic devices.

Some of the victims included children under the age of 12.

Rushmer will be sentenced in December and faces decades in prison.

David Caya

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