DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A former police chief in eastern Pennsylvania has pleaded guilty to a child porn charge.

Forty-four-year-old Robert Geist of Bedminster will be a registered sex offender for the next 15 years, after pleading guilty Monday in Bucks County Court to downloading child pornography.

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Geist will be sentenced in about 60 days. He could be sentenced to more than a year in prison.

He is the former chief of the Brecknock Township Police Department in Berks County.

Geist was arrested last July after investigators traced files on a peer-to-peer sharing network to his home computer.

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His attorney, Robert Goldman, said his client is seeing a therapist and is now working as a truck driver.

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