PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) - A Texas man has pleaded guilty in federal
court in Florida to participating in a child pornography ring.
Erik Raymond Wayerski of Leander, Texas, pleaded guilty
Wednesday to six counts relating to his involvement in a group that
used the Internet to trade images and video of children engaged in
sex acts. Federal authorities say some of the children were
The 46-year-old Wayerski faces a minimum prison sentence of 20
years and a maximum of life in prison.
He is one of 14 people alleged to be part of the child sex ring.
Three others have also pleaded guilty, and the remainder are set to
go to trial in January. Wayerski won't be sentenced until after the
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