He will be eligible for parole after 7.5 years, Prince George's County Circuit Court Judge Karen Mason ruled.
La elección especial se produce después de que Wojahn renunció el 1 de marzo, antes de que fuera arrestado por 56 cargos de posesión y distribución de pornografía infantil.
The charges are 40 counts of promotion or distribution and 40 counts of possession of child sex abuse materials.
The special election comes after Wojahn resigned March 1, a day before he was arrested on 56 counts of possessing and distributing child pornography.
We must not scapegoat the LGBTQ+ community in instances of pedophilia.
Wojahn was arrested on 56 counts of child pornography charges last week.
Wojahn was arrested and charged Thursday with 56 counts of child pornography. He resigned his city government position Wednesday evening.
Police linked a social media account to Wojahn that contained explicit child sexual abuse material with prepubescent boys and older men.
The proposal drew criticisms from College Park residents and members of the city council last summer.
Among other initiatives, the council approved a new apartment complex’s development plan, discussed improving senior accessibility and mental health services and passed the budget for fiscal year 2023.