A Hartville woman has pleaded guilty to federal child porn charges and faces at least 15 years in prison. According to the U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, Chelese Penn, 25, pleaded guilty in federal court to using a minor to produce child pornography. She also pleaded guilty to receiving and distributing child pornography over the internet. Penn is subject to a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years in federal prison without parole, up to 50 years without parole plus a fine of up to five hundred thousand dollars.

 

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