LINCOLN, Neb. — A 46-year-old Lincoln man has been sentenced to nearly five years in federal prison for possessing child pornography.

The Lincoln Journal Star reports (http://bit.ly/2sd6NvB ) that Christopher Rueter was sentenced Friday to four years and nine months.

Rueter had pleaded guilty. He was ordered Friday to pay $1,000 restitution to the victim and spend five years on supervised release.

Lincoln police searched his apartment Aug. 16 as part of an investigation into computers sharing child pornography files on the internet. Rueter admitting to using file-sharing software to download files.


Information from: Lincoln Journal Star, http://www.journalstar.com