A Lubbock man sentenced to 17 and a half years in federal prison for production of child pornography in connection with a "sexting" case.
24-year-old Njeazeh Roderigue Ambeabet pleaded guilty to the charge in April.
Following his time in federal prison Ambeabet will serve 20 years of supervised release.
According to court documents, Ambeabet admits he had a texting relationship with a girl that he knew was 11-years-old.
Documents filed in the case say that Ambeabet asked the girl to have sex with him and to send him sexually explicit pictures of herself.