A former St. John
man has been sentenced to more than six years in federal prison after
pleading guilty to a charge of possession of child pornography, the U.S.
District Court for the Northern District of Indiana said.
48, was sentenced to 78 months in prison and five years of supervised
release as well as ordered to pay $15,000 in restitution along with the
forfeiture of electronic devices associated with his crime, the U.S.
Attorney’s Office said.
documents filed in the case, between November 7, 2015, and continuing
through March 9, 2016, Raciti knowingly possessed more than 600 visual
depictions of minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct on his computer,”
the U.S. Attorney’s Office said. “In January 2018, Raciti was charged by
Information and immediately entered a plea of guilty to the charge.”
The case was
investigated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Security