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Coaldale Mayor Faces Child Porn Charges

COALDALE, Pa. - A Schuylkill County mayor is facing charges of child pornography in Carbon County.

Police say Coaldale Mayor Richard Corkery downloaded and viewed child pornography at WLSH Radio station near Nesquehoning, Carbon County where he works.

Investigators say they found images of naked underage boys on a computer that Corkery used.

Corkery turned himself in this afternoon.


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