Youth Coach Charged with Child Porn

| April 23, 2013
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A 41-year-old Lee’s Summit man who coached youth soccer is now facing child porn charges.  According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Joel D. White was arrested in March in Commerce City, Colo., on suspicion of theft.  During his arrest, police discovered he had several cameras and media memory cards.  They discovered images and videos of nude under-aged girls.

Police obtained a warrant and searched White’s home on Monday.  Authorities said he admitted videotaping the girls without their knowledge.  White also confessed to inappropriately touching one girl while she was sleeping.  The girls were all 11 and 12 years old.

White faces 15 to 30 years in prison if he’s convicted.

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