Spokane man gets 15 years in federal prison for receiving child pornography
(SPOKANE, WA.) — Hugh Allen Russell, 31, of Spokane, Washington, was sentenced today after he pleaded guilty on September 15, 2016 to Receipt of Child Pornography, according to a statement issued Tuesday by Michael C. Ormsby, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Washington.
United States District Court Judge Justin L. Quackenbush sentenced Russell to a fifteen-year term of imprisonment, to be followed a fifteen-year term of court supervision after he is released from federal prison.
He will also be required to register as a sex offender upon release. Russell has a prior 2014 Washington State conviction for Possession of Depictions of Minors Engaged in Sexually Explicit Conduct, and was registering as a sex offender at the time he committed the offense of Receipt of Child Pornography, according to Ormsby’s statement.
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