Montgomery County man accused of recording children changing clothes in Dorney Park

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Thursday, December 3, 2015

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) -- A Montgomery County man is accused of producing child pornography for approximately 10 years including secretly recording children changing their clothes in Dorney Park.

Kurt Eichert, 51, of Wyndmoor, Pa., was charged Thursday by indictment with one count of production of child pornography, two counts of distribution of child pornography, and one count of possession of child pornography, United States Attorney Zane David Memeger announced.

The indictment alleges about June 2005 to about September 2015, Eichert produced child pornography.

Federal officials say Eichert secretly recorded children changing their clothes in Dorney Park in Allentown.

Eichert is also charged with distributing child pornography in May 2015 and possessing images of child pornography in September 2015.

If convicted, Eichert faces a mandatory minimum sentence of 15 years in prison with a maximum possible sentence of 80 years.

The case was investigated by Immigration and Customs Enforcement Homeland Security Investigations ("HSI") and the Abington Township Police Department.