Jeffrey Bernecky, 30, of Pittsford was convicted of possession of child pornography depicting prepubescent minors.

U.S Attorney James P. Kennedy Jr. announced Thursday that the Pittsford man who pleaded guilty to child pornography charges in February has been sentenced.

Jeffrey Bernecky, 30, of Pittsford was convicted of possession of child pornography depicting prepubescent minors.

During an investigation, which began in December 2017, officers found 200 images and 25 videos depicting the sexual abuse of children on an unauthorized phone in Bernecky's possession.

He was sentenced to serve 10 years in federal prison and 10 years supervised release by U.S District Judge David G. Larimer.

In 2012, Bernecky was convicted of possession and distribution of child pornography and sentenced to serve five years in federal prison.

The defendant was released in 2016 where he then began a 15-year period of supervised release.