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City Man to Serve 10 Years in Prison for Possession of Child Pornography

U.S. Attorney’s Office December 01, 2010
  • Western District of Oklahoma (405) 553-8700

OKLAHOMA CITY—Today, GEORGE BYRAN WALTERS, 62, of Oklahoma City, was sentenced by United States District Judge Robin Cauthron to serve 120 months in federal prison following his conviction for possession of child pornography, announced Sanford C. Coats, United States Attorney for the Western District of Oklahoma. Walters was originally charged with possession of child pornography on August 4, 2010, and pled guilty on August 18, 2010. Judge Cauthron also ordered Walters to serve five years of supervised release upon his release from prison, and he will be required to register as a sex offender.

This case was brought as part of the United States Department of Justice Project Safe Childhood initiative designed to protect children from online exploitation and abuse. For more information about Project Safe Childhood, please visit www.projectsafechildhood.gov .

This case is a result of an investigation conducted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Brandon Hale.