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LaCross, Alpena, gets 13 months to 20 years on child porn charge

Submitted by on September 17, 2019 – 12:35 amNo Comment

A 73 year-old Alpena man who was initially caught with an extensive amount of child pornographic material will spend time in prison.

Gary Alfred LaCross has been sentenced to 13 months to 20 years in prison a single count of child sexually abusive material or activity.

LaCross was also ordered to pay court costs and fines. He was initially charged with 10 counts of possession of child pornography, along with two counts each of possession of child sexually abusive materiel and using a computer to commit a crime.

He eventually reached a plea deal with Michigan Attorney General’s Office, which prosecuted the case.

Lacross was arrested in 2016 after he allegedly shared some pornographic material online with a member of a state task force targeting crimes against children.