Florida Man Who Raped His 1 Year Old Daugther And Posted The Video On Dark Website Sentenced To 70 Years
A Florida man, James Lockhart has been sentenced to 70 years in prison over multiple rapes of his one-year-old daughter and posting the video on the dark web.
The 31-year-old former paramedic reportedly raped his daughter multiple times over the span of two years from March 2016 and February 2018 and uploaded the four-video series on the dark web using the screen names "StrangeWood" and "HardWood."
The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Florida announced Lockhart, who pled guilty to the charges of producing, distributing and possessing "child pornography" in March, was sentenced on Thursday, 11th July.
The authorities reportedly found some additional videos and photos showing the baby being abused on Lockhart's possession. Meanwhile, Lockhart reportedly bragged about abusing another 1-year-old child.
Lockhart's wife and mother of his two children identified the girl in the video as her daughter and the man's hand as her husband's
He was arrested on October 5, 2018, after the Homeland Security agents found the images and videos on his computer. The officers reportedly found 4000 photos and 43 videos.