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FBI: Meadville man faces child pornography charges

Submitted Wed, 10/09/2013 - 7:37am by Andy Alm

MEADVILLE — Federal sex crimes charges were filed against a Meadville man.  State Police and the FBI worked together to file charges in US District Court in Erie against 48-year-old Robert Swartzfager.  Investigators say Swartzfager possessed, distributed, and received child pornography.  Swartzfager was indicted on Tuesday.

If convicted, he could face up to 50 years in prison and be fines as much as 750-thousand dollars.