POCATELLO -- An eastern Idaho man has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison for possessing child pornography.

The Idaho State Journal reports that 47-year-old Gary Lee Reed of Blackfoot was charged in December after he returned from a cruise to the Bahamas and agents with the Department of Homeland Security in Florida prompted a search of his laptop.

According to court documents filed with the plea agreement, investigators found hundreds of images and videos of child pornography on the computer, and thousands more on devices in Reed's home.

U.S. District Judge John Antoon II ordered Reed to register as a sex offender and said he must serve 10 years of supervised release after his prison term.

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