NEWARK, NJ - A local man admitted to receiving more than 200 images of child sexual abuse, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito.

Lomere T. Walls, 27, of Franklin Park, New Jersey, pleaded guilty to an indictment charging him with one count of receipt of child pornography, according to Carpenito.

In November of 2016 law enforcement officials executed a search warrant on Wall’s home and discovered 149 videos and 92 images of child sexual abuse on Walls’ computer and phone, according to officials.

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Police say, Walls admitted that he had been actively searching for videos and images of child pornography, which he had previously saved on his computer.

Walls could face up to 20 years in prison with a mandatory minimum sentence of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine. He will also be required to register as a sex offender.

Sentencing is scheduled for Sept. 5.

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