Orlando, Florida- LAWFUEL – The Legal Newswire – U.S. District Judge Gregory A. Presnell yesterday sentenced WILLIAM IREY, age 50, to seventeen-and-a-half years’ imprisonment, and a term of supervised release of life, for producing child pornography. IREY pled guilty on July 2, 2006.
According to court documents, IREY traveled to Cambodia and took digital pictures of himself having sex with children as young as four. Agents seized over 1200 images of child pornography from the defendant’s computer. The pictures taken by the defendant were of numerous children performing sex acts with and on him and other children in front of a pink wall. The series of pictures of abuse became known as the “Pink Wall Series” as they were distributed worldwide over the Internet by the defendant.
The defendant victimized over 50 children over the past six years.
The case was investigated by Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The Broward County Sheriff’s Office also assisted on this case. The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Cynthia A. Hawkins.