KANSAS CITY, MO (STL.News) – A Kansas City, Missouri man was sentenced in federal court yesterday for attempting to distribute child pornography over the internet.
Donnie Brett Butcher, 56, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Greg Kays to 10 years in federal prison without parole. The court also sentenced Butcher to 10 years of supervised release following incarceration.
Butcher pleaded guilty on Aug. 17, 2018. The investigation began when a federal undercover agent was contacted online by Butcher, who shared the password to two online folders that contained images and videos of child pornography.