Two La Jollans sentenced in child pornography cases

Jorge Antonio Lobo, 53, of La Jolla, a former surf coach at Muirlands

Middle School, was sentenced Thursday to 18 months in prison on child pornography charges.

Also sentenced in a series of cases announced by the U.S. Attorney’s Office, was Robert La Jolla businessman David Schreiber, 57, who was given nearly four years in prison, according to the the San Diego Union-Tribune.

In addition a Chula Vista fire captain who pulled bodies from the World Trade Center after Sept. 11 pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography.

Robert Eugene Bryant, 37, also admitted earlier this month to engaging in two sexually explicit online chats with individuals he believed to be underage girls and subscribing to sites depicting incest, the newspaper reported.

Bryant, who is unmarried and has no children, was the youngest fire captain in Chula Vista’s history prior to being fired over the summer after the city learned he was under investigation.

He is scheduled to be sentenced Dec. 14, after which he will have to register as a sex offender and could serve time in federal prison, according to the Union-Tribune.

The others sentenced on child pornography charges were Wayne Croteau, 48, of Escondido, a church janitor, who was sentenced to 13 years in prison and Dustin Anthony Kram, 20, of San Diego, a retail employee, sentenced to eight years in prison.