Lexington man sentenced to 5-years in child porn case

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Lexington man was sentenced to five-years in federal prison for having child pornography.

Prosecutors say 24-year old Easa Eqal admitted in March 2015 he knowingly received images of child pornography on his laptop computer.

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Investigators say he had 1,208 still images and 44 videos on his laptop.

When Eqal is released from prison, he will be on supervised release for the rest of his life, according to prosecutors.