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Child molester with child porn going back to prison

Child molester with child porn going back to prison

A Birch Bay child molester is going back to prison.

He was sentenced to four years for possession of child porn.

Dick Berg molested a 3-year-old girl in the mid-1990s.

The Bellingham Herald reports that his wife of 50 years found two child porn videos on his computer last year and turned him in.

The 74-year-old pleaded guilty last month.

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