A York man pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography last week in federal court.
Jord Jordan IV, 26, of York will be sentenced at a later date, according to a press release issued by United States Attorney W. Walter Wilkins. He faces a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
Evidence showed that Jordan paid for access to Web sites that sold images of child pornography, according to the release. In October 2008, Jordan admitted to federal law enforcement agents that he paid for and accessed these Web sites, the release states.
Investigators found numerous child pornography pictures and five videos, according to the release.
This case is part of Project Safe Childhood, a nationwide initiative designed to protect children from online exploitation and abuse.
The program uses local, state and federal resources to prosecute individuals who exploit children over the internet, the release states. For more information, visit projectsafechildhood.gov.
The case was investigated by agents of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement.