Former Stamford man faces sentencing for child porn

(AP) - A Virginia man who formerly lived inStamford is facing sentencing for producing and distributing childpornography involving a girl who was 8-years-old when the abusebegan. William Oehne of Amelia, Va., is scheduled to be sentencedTuesday in Bridgeport. Federal prosecutors say Oehne took photographs of himselfengaging in sex acts with the girl from 2004 to 2006 anddistributed them over the Internet. Authorities say Oehne used tricks and threats and enticed thegirl by promising her clothes and electronics. Prosecutors say Oehne should receive a 50-year prison sentence.They say in court papers his crimes "imposed an indelible andpainful harm on a child" and that by putting the images on theInternet, he ensured her lifelong victimization.

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