Bradley Dieffenbacher, 32, of Levittown, L.I., was arraigned on one count of use of a child in a sexual performance, three counts of attempted use of a child in a sexual performance, one count of promoting a sexual performance by a child and eight counts of endangering the welfare of a child, the DA said. If convicted, he faces up to 15 years in prison, the DA said.Dieffenbacher was ordered held on $150,000 bail and told to return to court March 10.According to the criminal charges filed with the DA's office, Dieffenbacher sent messages via the Internet at various times between April 1, 2007, and Feb. 20 to eight boys who are or were students in his math class.During these conversations, Dieffenbacher allegedly asked the students individually if they masturbated, liked pornography, had a Web camera and could masturbate together and watch each other over the Web cameras, according to the charges. Afterward, Dieffenbacher allegedly sent six of the eight students links to various Internet porn sites, according to the charges.Di
©2008 Community News Group
By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:
You agree that you, and not TimesLedger.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to TimesLedger.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.