The former stepdad of a "missing" girl (actually molested and murdered by her uncle) has been convicted of child porn possession. RAYMOND GAGNON is looking at more than 16 years in prison.
Missing Girl Step Father Going to Prison: Child Porn Conviction
Story Created: Sep 11, 2009 at 1:35 PM CDT
(Story Updated: Sep 11, 2009 at 1:35 PM CDT )
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The former stepfather of a slain 12-year-old
Vermont girl has been sentenced to more than 16 years in prison on
child pornography charges.
U.S. District Judge Xavier Rodriguez sentenced Raymond Gagnon
(GAN'-yuhn) in San Antonio on Friday to 16 years and eight months
in federal prison. Gagnon expressed grief and remorse in accepting
The FBI found child pornography while searching Gagnon's San
Antonio home after former stepdaughter, Brooke Bennett, disappeared
in Vermont last summer. Gagnon had been married to Brooke's mother
four years before the couple separated in 2004.
Brooke's uncle, Michael Jacques, is accused of molesting and
strangling Brooke in July 2008. Prosecutors are seeking the death