Woman Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

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Colorado Springs Police have arrested a woman in connection with a child pornography ring.

Peggy Beukema is accused of offering to share an on-line file that contained child pornography. She's been charged with sexual exploitation of a child.

Several other jurisdictions around the country have reportedly also documented her efforts to share the file.

Officials say Beukema cooperated with investigators, saying she didn't know she had the child porn on her computer. She's facing a a class 3 felony. which carries a 4-to-12 year prison sentence, a $3,000-to-$750,000 fine and a mandatory 5 years probation.