LAKELAND (CBSMiami/AP) —A Florida man is getting 80 years in prison for creating and sharing child pornography.READ MORE: ‘It Would Not Let Go’: Another Weston Woman Bitten By Rabid Fox
A federal judge in Tampa sentenced 40-year-old Benjamin Cuadrado on Friday. He pleaded guilty in January to producing and transporting child pornography.
Prosecutors say Cuadrado produced at least 70 sexually explicit videos of himself having sex with two children who were 2 and 13 months old when he was arrested.READ MORE: 2 People In Very Serious Condition After Being Shot Near FTX Arena
Officials say the abuse began in 2012 when one child was under 6 months old.
Court records show Cuadrado filmed the acts with his cell phone and shared the video with at least 100 people.
The Department of Homeland Security began investigating the case in 2013.MORE NEWS: Florida Hospital Administrators Ask Lawmakers For Help Amid Staffing Crisis
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