Former St. Joseph Scout Leader, Michael R. Goeller, Sentenced for Distributing Child Pornography
KANSAS CITY, MO (STL.News) – A former St. Joseph, Missouri Boy Scout leader was sentenced in federal court today for distributing child pornography over the internet.
Michael R. Goeller, 46, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Howard F. Sachs to six years in federal prison without parole. The court also sentenced Goeller to 10 years of supervised release following incarceration.
Goeller, who pleaded guilty on Oct. 31, 2018, served as an assistant scout master with the Boy Scouts of America at the time of his arrest.