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Grand Rapids man sentenced for production of child pornography

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A Grand Rapids man is heading to prison for producing child pornography.

A judge sentenced 63-year-old Gary Hampton to 23 years in prison Friday.

Police say he bribed a 15-year-old boy with drugs and money in exchange for sex, and then took explicit pictures of the teen.

Hampton has pleaded no contest to federal charges of sexual exploitation of a child and child pornography.