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Area man will serve 40 year sentence for filming child abuse

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

An eastern Iowa man has been sentenced to 40 years in federal prison - after pleading guilty to child sex abuse and child porn charges.

A judge sentenced 38-year-old Kenneth Pappas on Tuesday.

Pappas is from Mount Vernon, and formally of Shellsburg.

The U.S Attorney's Office says he produced videos of himself sexually abusing a child.

After prison, he'll also serve ten years of supervised release.

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