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Washington man charged with recording sex show involving minor |

Washington man charged with recording sex show involving minor

| Wednesday, January 18, 2012 12:00 a.m

A Washington County man indicted today on federal child pornography charges paid to watch a live Internet sex show involving a minor in the Philippines and used his webcam to record the act, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.

Jeffrey W. Herschell, 53, of Washington, was indicted in August for possession of child pornography. The indictment was based on a March search of his computer that turned up several images and videos of children engaged in sexually explicit conduct, prosecutors said.

Further investigation by the Department of Homeland Security turned up the February recording of the sex show and led to today’s additional charges of producing and receiving child pornography, prosecutors said.

Herschell could not be immediately reached for comment.

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