Today’s news:

Ozone Park DJ charged with child pornography

An Ozone Park disc jockey was arraigned last week on child pornography charges after he allegedly uploaded videos on the Internet showing a 4-year-old girl involved in a sex act and an instructional clip on how to molest minors, Queens DA Richard Brown said.

Dominick Guerra, 29, of 104-16 106th St. in Ozone Park, faces up to seven years in prison if convicted on charges of possessing a sexual performance of a child and promoting a sexual performance by a child, Brown said.

Guerra was arrested after a detective with the Wheaton, Ill., Police Department conducting an Internet investigation of child porn discovered two videos allegedly uploaded by the Ozone Park man onto Limewire, a file-sharing site on the Web, according to the DA.

One of the videos showed a girl "approximately 4 years old performing a sex act on an adult male," Brown said, while the other "gives advice on how to sexually abuse minors and examples of such abuse."

"The charges are very disturbing," Brown said in a statement. "There is a national connection to this case, which frighteningly shows the far reach of the Internet in dispensing child pornography. It is imperative that we vigorously prosecute this case so that our children remain safe from predators who share information to carry out their depraved acts."

Queens Criminal Court Judge William Harrington ordered Guerra held on $100,000 bail April 17, Brown said.

A DA spokesman said he was unsure whether Guerra, who works as a DJ for weddings and parties, posted bail.

If Guerra is able to meet bail, he would have to stay off the Internet, give up his passport and never leave Queens, Brown said.

Reach reporter Howard Koplowitz by e-mail at or by phone at 718-229-0300, Ext. 173.

Pin It
Print this story Permalink

Reader Feedback

Enter your comment below

By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:

You agree that you, and not or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

CNG: Community Newspaper Group