EHT MAN ADMITS ROLE IN DISTRIBUTING CHILD PORN

Juan Carlos Alvarez

Juan Carlos Alvarez

A man accused of possessing and circulating child pornography has plead guilty. Juan Carlos Alvarez, 34, of Egg Harbor Township, pleaded guilty yesterday to second-degree distribution of child pornography and third-degree possession of more than 100 files of child pornography. Under the plea agreement, the state will recommend that Alvarez be sentenced to five years in state prison, including 2 ½ years of parole ineligibility. He will be required to register as a sex offender under Megan’s Law. Official sentencing will take place on Oct. 3.