Man sentenced to 70 years for raping 1-year-old, posting videos to web

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BRADENTON, Fla. (WVLT/WTSP) -- A Florida man was sentenced to 70 years in prison for producing a sexually violent video series of himself raping the one-year-old child, CBS affiliate WTSP reported.

WTSP reported James Lockhart, 31, pleaded guilty in March.

Court documents said he made a series of four videos where he recorded himself with the victim and distributed them to the dark web.

According to WTSP, a search warrant at Lockhart's residence revealed devices containing 43 videos depicting child pornography and at least 4,000 images of child pornography. A report from the Florida Department of Justice said Lockhart's child pornography included infants and sadomasochistic and violent conduct, WTSP reported.

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