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Officials: Brick youth wrestling coach, referee admits to distributing child porn

Alec Donovan messaged multiple kids using an internet-based application, asked for nude photos, and sent nude photos to kids, according to court documents.

Lanette Espy

Jun 7, 2023, 12:30 PM

Updated 381 days ago

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A youth wrestling coach and referee from Brick admitted to distributing child pornography, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
Alec Donovan, 26, pleaded guilty in Trenton federal court to one count of distribution of child pornography.
From January 2021 to March 2021, Donovan messaged multiple kids using an internet-based application, asked for nude photos, and sent nude photos to kids, according to documents filed in the case and statements made in court.
Donovan’s sentencing is scheduled for October. He could face up to 20 years in prison.


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