Jury finds GR man guilty of child porn charges

Grand Rapids
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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A Grand Rapids man was found guilty of possessing child porn and taking an image of an unclothed person Wednesday.

A Kent County Circuit Court jury found 62-year-old Miguel Garcia guilty of using a computer to commit a crime, possession of child sexually abusive material and capturing an image of an unclothed person.

The charges stem from a 2017 investigation by the Grand Rapids Police Department along with the Michigan State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, according to a Kent County Prosecutor’s Office news release.

Garcia is scheduled to be sentenced on Thursday, May 24.

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