2/25/2014 7:14 AM
BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) - A Fayette
County man serving a 10-year sentence for child pornography possession has been
handed an additional year in federal prison for skipping out on his original
Bowyer, 34, of Scarbro was sentenced Monday in federal court in Bluefield. U.S.
District Judge David Faber ordered Bowyer's sentence to run consecutive to his
current 10-year term.
According to federal prosecutors,
investigators found hundreds of images and videos on his computer of sexual
activities involving children. He also received and shared child pornography.
The government says Bowyer failed to
appear for his May 2012 sentencing and was arrested last June in Florida
following a traffic stop. He was sentenced in August on the child porn charge.
A month later he pleaded guilty to failing to appear for sentencing.
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