Deputy U.S. Marshal sentenced to serve seven years for recording video of girls in fitting rooms

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BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) The Deputy U.S. Marshal found guilty of recording video of women and girls in fitting rooms has been sentenced to seven years on a federal charge.

30-year-old Michael Rivera was sentenced in Fargo for receipt of child pornography.

He is also required to pay fines to two funds for crime victims.

Rivera was arrested in June 2016 after recording a woman in a Target fitting room.

After a search of his apartment, police located hundreds of images and videos of sexual exploitation of children and more videos of women in fitting rooms.

He was found guilty of 10 out of his 21 state charges, and sentencing is scheduled for June.