The former vice commander of the 20th Fighter Wing at Shaw Air Force base was court-martialed Wednesday on charges of possessing child pornography.

Col. William R. Jones pleaded guilty to “wrongfully possessing images and videos of child pornography,” the the wing said in a news release.

Jones was relieved of duty as vice commander in February, 2016.   A command pilot and instructor, he became vice commander of the 20th Fighter Wing in 2014.

The sentencing phase of Jones’ court-martial is still ongoing, the release stated.

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