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Middleburg man sentenced to federal prison in child porn case

Justino Gomez, 55, to serve 11 years, 3 months

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 55-year-old Middleburg man was sentenced Monday to 11 years and three months in federal prison for possessing child pornography.

According to the Department of Justice, evidence presented in court found Justino Gomez to be in possession of multiple images that depicted minors engaging in sexually explicit conduct. He pleaded guilty on July 18.

Prior to the case Gomez was already registered as a sexual predator as the result of a prior conviction of sexual battery.

Monday Gomez was ordered to register as a sexual offender. He will serve a seven-year term of supervision after he completes his prison sentence.