Guilty: Child Pornography
An Etowah County man pleaded guilty today in federal court to producing child pornography involving two children in north Alabama. 33-year-old Victor Gray Dingler entered his guilty plea before U.S. District Judge Virginia Emerson Hopkins to five counts of producing child pornography between 2008 and 2014. Dingler also pleaded guilty to two counts of possessing child pornography involving children younger than 12. Sentencing is scheduled February 26. Dingler faces a possible sentence of 15 to 30 years in prison on each production of child pornography count, and a maximum of 20 years in prison on each possession count. Both charges carry a maximum $250,000 fine.