Lubbock man sentenced to 20 years on child porn conviction

Lubbock man sentenced to 20 years on child porn conviction
Eugene Martinez (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center)

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Eugene Joseph Martinez, 20, of Lubbock, was sentenced Thursday by Senior U.S. District Judge Sam R. Cummings to 240 months in federal prison, following his guilty plea in December 2017 to one count of transportation of a visual depiction of a minor engaging in sexually explicit conduct.

Martinez has been in the Lubbock County Detention Center since the time of his arrest in November 2017.

According to documents filed in the case, between June 22 and September 6, 2016, Martinez used various electronic devices to transport numerous images and videos depicting minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct. Martinez transported these images by way of the Internet, to a Dropbox account that he used to collect the images and videos.

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