A former member of the Albion Department of Public Safety has pleaded guilty in a case that stemmed from claims that he took nude photographs 16-year-old girl.
Thirty-nine-year-old Kyle Chaney pleaded guilty yesterday to second-degree child abuse and using a computer to produce child sexually explicit material. He is scheduled to be sentenced on December 19 in Calhoun County Circuit Court.
As part of a plea agreement, a prosecutor will recommend probation and possibly jail time, but no prison sentence.
Chaney is a 14-year veteran who was named Albion Public Safety Officer of the Year in May. He was fired in September after being criminally charged in August.