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Former Oxford mayor faces child porn charges

Posted February 8, 2010 8:39 a.m. EST
Updated February 8, 2010 6:47 p.m. EST

— Allie Ellington, who served as mayor of Oxford from 1983 to 1997, has been indicted on three child pornography charges.

Ellington was indicted by a federal grand jury on one count of knowingly possessing photos depicting a minor engaging in sexually explicit conduct and two counts of receiving a visual depiction of a minor engaging in sexually explicit conduct. The alleged incidents occurred between March 2003 and March 2008.