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Former Brockport kindergarten teacher gets 13 years for child porn

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) - A former Brockport kindergarten teacher, who pled guilty to child porn charges, has been sentenced to 13 years behind bars, a judge ruled on Thursday.

Roland Yockel will also serve 15 years of supervised release after his prison time and be forced to pay $7,200 in restitution.

According to court documents, Yockel admitted to having sexual thoughts about his school kids and stealing underwear from children's backpacks when he worked at a summer camp in Hamlin. Investigators say they caught Yockel after tracking him via an app.

During a search of his home in Hilton, they found images and videos of child porn.

Yockel faced a maximum of 20 years in prison for the child porn charge.


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