Former KC Man Pleads Guilty To 10 Counts Of Producing Child Porn
Date 2014/6/5 4:23:14 | Topic: News
|Paul Leslie Kannarr, 59, formerly of Kansas City, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Dean Whipple to all 10 counts of a May 21, 2013, federal indictment.|
By pleading guilty, Kannarr admitted that he used a minor, identified as “Jane Doe,” to produce child pornography on six separate occasions between Dec. 19, 1999 and Sept. 23, 2000.
Kannarr also pleaded guilty to two counts of posting a notice online that offers to display or distribute child pornography, one count of transporting child pornography over the Internet and one count of possessing child pornography.
Under federal statutes, Kannarr is subject to a mandatory minimum sentence of 10 years in federal prison without parole on each of the six production counts and the two advertising counts, up to a sentence of 180 years in federal prison without parole. A sentencing hearing will be scheduled after the completion of a presentence investigation by the United States Probation Office.
This case is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Katharine Fincham. It was investigated by the Kansas City, Mo., Police Department and the FBI Cyber Crimes Task Force.