Billings man gets 5 years in prison for child pornography

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) _ A Billings man has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for receiving and distributing child pornography.

The Springfield News-Leader reports 22-year-old James McClelland was sentenced Monday. He had pleaded guilty to child pornography charges.

According to a news release from the U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, authorities executed a search warrant at McClelland’s home in 2012 and found videos and images of child pornography.

Authorities say he used file sharing software to download the videos and images.
Information from: Springfield News-Leader