New Charges Filed Against Admitted Abuser

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SWOYERSVILLE -- A man already in custody in Luzerne County on child abuse charges now faces 1,700 new child porn charges.

Michael Shaw from Luzerne gave up his right to a hearing in Swoyersville Thursday.

In addition to the child porn, investigators in Luzerne County say Shaw admits molesting a young boy and posting pictures of the sexual abuse online.