Raytown Sex Culprit, Joseph L. Smith Sentenced to 15 Years for Child Pornography
KANSAS CITY, MO (STL.News) A signed up sex transgressor in Raytown, Missouri, was sentenced in government court today for getting child pornography online.
Joseph L. Smith, 48, was sentenced by UNITED STATE Area Court Brian C. Wimes to 15 years in government jail without parole. The court likewise sentenced Smith to invest the remainder of his life on monitored launch complying with imprisonment. Smith should pay $33,000 in restitution to his targets.
Smith is a signed up sex transgressor that was founded guilty in 1992 for physical dental sodomy of an 8-year-old woman. Smith was likewise founded guilty of failing to sign up as a sex transgressor in 2001.
On Oct. 15, 2020, Smith begged guilty to getting child pornography online. Smith confessed to taking part in chatroom as well as to getting different web links that included photos as well as video clips that portrayed child pornography.
On March 15, 2018, private investigators acquired a search warrant to confiscate Smith’s laptop computer as well as hard disk. A forensic evaluation revealed an overall of about 13,036 thought child pornography documents on the laptop computer as well as hard disk. Of those documents, 11,205 were still photos as well as 1,831 were video clips.