Oregon Man Sentenced for Distribution of Child Pornography

ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- An Oregon, Illinois man was sentenced today in federal court for distributing child pornography.

Jonathan Long, 51, who was originally charged in federal court in Alaska, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Reinhard to 121 months in federal prison for distributing child pornography, in addition to 10 years of supervised release following his release from prison.

Long pled guilty to the charge in November 2012. According to the plea agreement, Long admitted that in March 2012 he distributed visual images of a minor engaging in sexually explicit conduct via email to an individual in Alaska. Long was arrested on July, 24, 2012 and has since been in federal custody.