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Former Yakima resident arrested on South Carolina child porn charges

Former Yakima resident arrested on South Carolina child porn charges
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SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- A longtime Yakima resident is in jail in South Carolina on child pornography charges.
65-year-old Robert Wayne Kannedy was arrested in Spartanburg Monday. Investigators say they found explicit videos of a child on his cellphone.

Police say Kannedy recently moved to South Carolina but spent the majority of his life in Yakima.

He faces two counts of sexual exploitation of a minor and two counts of child neglect.
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