Kent Co. man faces child porn charges

Kent County
Shaun VanWyk

A 2017 mug shot of Shaun VanWyk.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A Kent County man faces federal charges for allegedly distributing child pornography.

Shaun Philip VanWyk was indicted Tuesday on two counts of distribution of child pornography, court documents unsealed Friday show.

Authorities say that in June and July, he transmitted child porn over the internet.

If convicted, he faces up to 20 years in a federal prison.

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