FRANKFORT, Ky. (FOX 56) – A man living in Frankfort was sentenced to 162 months in federal prison on Sept. 16.

Marcus Tate, 39, pleaded guilty to receiving child pornography in February.

According to his plea agreement, on May 13, 2017, Tate knowingly received sexually explicit videos and/or images of minors through a peer-to-peer online file sharing program. He admitted to knowingly searching for and receiving these images.

He also admitted to knowing the online content he acquired involved minors engaging in sexual acts.

Tate must serve 85% of his prison sentence by federal law.

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