Deschutes County man gets 5 years in prison

A 38-year-old Deschutes County man was sentenced to over 5 years in prison yesterday for trading child pornography. Peter Davis was arrested last December after he was found to have child porn in his possession. Deschutes County Circuit Court Judge Bethany Flint sentenced Davis to 62 months, with 3 years’ post-prison supervision. He will also have to register as a sex offender upon his release.


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