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Del. Man Gets 33 Years for Sexually Exploiting Child

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John M. Figura (Photo: Delaware Dept. of Justice) John M. Figura (Photo: Delaware Dept. of Justice)
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP/WBOC)- A man who pleaded guilty to sexual exploitation of a child and dealing in child pornography has been sentenced to 33 years in prison.

Forty-four-year-old John M. Figura of Newark was sentenced Friday in Superior Court.

Prosecutors said Figura took dozens of lewd pictures of children in his care and said he had a collection of a million child pornography images.

Figura's conviction stemmed from his arrest n December 2012 following the execution of a search warrant at his home on Mandolin Court, Old Mill Village in Newark. During the search, police said they seized several computers, numerous digital devices, and other physical evidence depicting child pornography.


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