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Man found guilty for receiving, posessing child pornography

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Posted at 5:55 PM, Aug 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-03 20:55:05-04

A Bakersfield man will face up to 40 years in prison after he was found guilty of receiving and possessing child pornography.

A jury found Colin Lovette Bosby guilty on Thursday on one count of receiving and two counts of possessing child pornography.

Evidence states Bosby, 50, received child porn through a peer-to-peer file-sharing program and possessed it on thumb drives.

Bosby faces a minimum of 15 years in prison because he has prior sex offenses. 

He will be sentenced on October 25 and faces a maximum of 40 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.