By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A Butler man who is facing charges of sexual exploitation of a minor was indicted by a federal grand jury on Thursday.

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Thomas Romspert, a 29-year-old man from Butler, attempted to produce and also produced material depicting the sexual exploitation of a minor, according to an indictment.

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The three counts he is facing came from July 19, August 16, and September 28, 2020.

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Romspert is facing a minimum of 15 years to a maximum of 30 years in prison and fines that could total up to $250,000 if he is found guilty.