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Registered sex offender charged with having child pornography

Published Oct 23, 2018 at 4:00pm

CITY OF ONEIDA — A registered sex offender was taken into custody on Friday for possession of kiddie porn, according to law enforcement officials.

Police said Robert D. Douglas, 42, was taken into custody after a search warrant was executed at his home at 526 Stone St.

Police said Douglas possessed a quantity of child pornography at his residence. Police said Douglas is a registered sex offender.

Douglas is charged with two counts of promoting a sexual performance by a child and one count each of possessing a sexual performance by a child and failure to report a status change as a registered sex offender, all felonies, police stated.

He was arraigned in City Court and was sent to county jail in lieu of $!0,000 cash bail or $20,000 bond, the law enforcers said.

He is scheduled to reappear in court, the authorities added.