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SPRINGFIELD, IL (KTVI) – Police have arrested Donald Phillips, 66, after they found evidence of alleged child pornography at his home on the 3400 block of Fullerton Ave in Alton Illinois. They were conducting a search as part of “Operation Glass House” a statewide initiative to apprehend the most active offenders who download and trade child pornography online.

Phillips has been charged with three counts of distribution of child pornography. Each count carries a sentence of 6-30 years in prison. He is being held in the Madison County Jail with bond set at $150,000.