TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) — Florida Man sentenced to 27 years and 3 months in federal prison for receiving and possessing materials depicting the sexual exploitations of children.
Robert Boehme 64, of Nokimos, a town just north of Venice, Florida was sentenced to 27 years and three months as well as a 10-year term of supervised release and to register as a sex offender.READ MORE: SPCA Tampa Bay Is Waiving Fees For Certain Pocket Pets June 23 through June 30
According to court documents, FBI agents detected several online requests to download child pornography over the internet, and traced these to Boehme’s residence.
Once agents executed a federal search warrant of Boehme’s residence, they caught Boehme as he was downloading child exploitation material over the internet.READ MORE: Florida Man Sentenced For Possessing Images and Videos Depicting Child Sexual Abuse
According to court documents a forensic examination of Boehme’s computer revealed that he had amassed a collection of tens of thousands of images and videos depicting the sexual abuse of children.
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