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Wisconsin Man Charged With Having Child Pornography

Monday, August 16th, 2010 at 5:27 am

A federal grand jury in the Western District of Wisconsin, sitting in Madison, has returned an indictment against Aaron N. Hultquist, 25, Centuria on charges of possession of child pornography. Authorities say Hultquist had a computer hard drive containing visual depictions of a minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct. The indictment came on Aug. 11.

If convicted, Hultquist faces a maximum penalty of 10 years in federal prison. The Inter-County Leader reports that charges against him are the result of an investigation by the FBI and Polk County Sheriff’s Department. The prosecution of the case has been assigned to Asst. U.S. Attorney Elizabeth Altman. – with information from Wisconsin Dept. of Justice

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