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A corrections officer at the Jefferson City Correctional Center and his wife are indicted by a federal grand jury on additional charges related to video recording their sexual assault of a child victim and other child pornography offenses.

Paul Schofield, 33, and his wife, Sara Schofield, 29, are charged in a 12-count indictment returned by a federal grand jury yesterday. The indictment replaces two separate criminal complaints against the couple, which charged each of them with allegedly using a minor under the age of 12 to produce child pornography. The federal indictment alleges both participated in the conspiracy to produce child pornography over a nearly three-year period from July 29, 2019, to June 7, 2022.

In addition to the conspiracy, Paul is charged with four counts of producing child pornography, one count advertising child pornography, one count receiving child pornography, one count distributing child pornography, and one count transporting child pornography. Sara is charged with two counts of producing child pornography and one count transferring obscene material to a minor.

The Schofields have been in federal custody without bond since their arrest in mid-July.