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A woman who volunteered in children’s programs for Mormon churches in Southern California has been charged with possessing child pornography. Meghan Breanna Alt, 25, of Irvine, Calif., was charged Friday with possessing child pornography and having lewd acts with a child, according to The Orange County Register. State and federal authorities arrested Alt on Wednesday. Investigators say Alt, a former beauty queen, used a 4-year-old child to produce child pornography, which she allegedly distributed electronically in exchange for cash and gifts. An investigation initiated by the Naval Criminal Investigative Service …

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