An Image of a Boy with a Bunny Unlocks Global Childpornography Ring!August 1, 2012
Robert Diduca, 48, of Milford, MA, believed he was sharing a child sexual abuse image of a distraught 18-month old boy clutching a stuffed bunny to fellow child pornographers, when actually he sent the image two Boston Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents. The investigation eventually led to Diduca, a father of three, being sentenced to 18 years in prison. For the two ICE agents, the story doesn’t end there. The investigators identified the stuffed bunny in the image as one unique to the Netherlands. To date the investigation has spread around the globe, thus far amounting to 42 arrests and the discovery of 140 children, as young as 19 DAYS old, who were sexually abused.
Read the full Boston Globe article here: http://articles.boston.com/2012-07-29/business/32903262_1_milford-man-combat-child-photos-and-videos