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Anthony Leon Helsel, 32, was sentenced by U. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool on Tuesday, Aug. On Sept. The investigation began in September when law enforcement received two CyberTips that Helsel was offering a 4-year-old child for sex through the KIK application, and that Helsel had ed suspected child pornography to his Facebook .
In OctoberKentucky law enforcement provided information that Helsel also offered images of child pornography to an undercover law enforcement officer in Kentucky, as well as to other members of a KIK group. Helsel admitted that he had taken pornographic photos of the child victim, that he had been sending child pornography to others and receiving child pornography from them, and that he had talked to others about them having sex with the child victim. Helsel also admitted that he had shared videos of him sexually assaulting the child victim to multiple users on KIK. He repeatedly sent images and videos of him sexually assaulting her to many other KIK users over the internet.
Investigators also found images of child pornography produced by Helsel with a one-year-old infant.
McKinney was sentenced on Feb. McKinney, who pleaded guilty to receiving and distributing child pornography, was an officer with the Joplin Police Department for about seven years until May 20, According to court documents, the child victim reported that both Helsel and another individual sexually assaulted her. This case was prosecuted by Assistant U. Attorney Ami Harshad Miller. Project Safe Childhood This case was brought as part of Project Safe Childhood, a nationwide initiative launched in May by the Department of Justice to combat the growing epidemic of child sexual exploitation and abuse.
Led by the United States Attorneys' Offices and the Criminal Division's Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section, Project Safe Childhood marshals federal, state, and local resources to locate, apprehend, and prosecute individuals who sexually exploit children, and to identify and rescue victims. For more information about Project Safe Childhood, please visit www. For more information about Internet safety education, please visit www.
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