The United States Attorney’s Office announced today that Andrew Kennedy was sentenced to four years in prison and lifetime supervised release on federal child pornography charges.


The United States Attorney’s Office announced today that Andrew Kennedy was sentenced to four years in prison and lifetime supervised release on federal child pornography charges.

Kennedy, 73, Salem, MO, pleaded guilty in January to one felony count of possession of child pornography. With his plea, Kennedy admitted that he possessed images containing child pornography on his computer between October and December 2008.  He appeared today for sentencing before United States District Judge Henry E. Autrey.

This case is the result of an investigation by the South Central Missouri Computer Crime Task Force, the Dent County Sheriff’s Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Assistant United States Attorney Carrie Costantin handled the case for the U.S. Attorney’s Office.