An East Alton man could face up to 20 years in jail following his guilty plea in federal court on Tuesday. 50 year old Michael Wyrozynski pled guilty to one count of distribution of child pornography and a count of possession of child pornography. He reportedly distrubuted the material to an undercover agent which lead to his arrest.

Wyrozynski entered the plea yesterday in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis following his arrest early last year. According to authorities, the crime was committed in October of 2010, and in March of 2011 he admitted to possessing child pornography and traveled using a facility of interstate commerce. In addition to prison, he faces a fine of up to $250,000 on each count and supervised release following his release from prison. Sentencing is set for April 6.

(WBGZ-ME)