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Funeral director sentenced for online child porn

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FERRIDAY, La. (KNOE 8 News) A Ferriday funeral home director will spend the next five years in prison for knowingly receiving child pornography on his computer.

U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley announced Monday, John Casey Young, 45, of Vidalia, was sentenced to 70 months in prison and 9 years of supervised release. He was also ordered to pay a $16, 750 fine and will be required to register as a sex offender.

According to evidence presented at the guilty plea, the Federal Bureau of Investigation discovered that Young used his work computer to search for child pornography on the Internet. Young pleaded guilty on March 15, 2013.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office conducted the investigation.

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