Mark Salling

Glee actor Mark Salling admits child porn possession

Salling, 35, now faces between four and seven years in prison and has been ordered to pay about $50,000 (£38,000) to each victim.

The actor was arrested in 2015 after a tip off he was in possession of images of children being sexually abused.

Investigators eventually found thousands of images on his laptop and hard drive.

Salling was charged with two counts of receiving and possessing images of child sexual abuse in May 2016, and faced a possible 20 years behind bars.

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Glee actor charged over child porn possession

Authorities said the 33-year-old agreed to surrender himself on 3 June, when he is expected to appear in a federal court in Los Angeles.

The actor was arrested in December after police seized computer equipment they say contained thousands of images.

If convicted, the charges each carry a maximum 20-year prison sentence.

Police arrested Salling after investigators received a tip he was in possession of images of children being sexually abused. He was released on $20,000 (£18,000) bail and was initially expected to be charged in Los Angeles County court.