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Dr. Emilio Luna, Phoenix Pediatrician, Charged by Feds for Distributing Child Porn

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Just when you think things can't get any sicker...

Phoenix pediatrician Emilio Luna has been charged by the U.S. Attorney's Office with distributing thousands of child porn photos into an online, public file-sharing system.

The office didn't offer too many details in its news release beyond that, other than the fact that Luna is 40, lives in Sun City and was arrested on Wednesday.

We probably shouldn't be surprised that a pediatrician might dig child porn after years of stories about child-molesting priests, daycare workers and teachers.

But somehow, the idea of a doctor for kids being turned on by his work creeps the hell out of us.

Three addresses show up for Dr. Luna: 8410 West Thomas Road, 3802 North 53rd Avenue Suite 160 and 4137 North 108th Avenue, all in Phoenix.

The latter address is that of Desert Valley Pediatrics, we learn from his bio that:

(Cue spine-tingling sound effect).

The Arizona Medical Board site shows Luna graduated from medical school in 1996 and has no disciplinary complaints against him.

UPDATE: Read the federal complaint against Luna.

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