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KHQ.COM - The YMCA has sent out a letter to notify the public that Craig Morgenstern, the VA doctor recently arrested on child pornography and child rape charges, took photos at two YMCA events where children were present. The events include were the Hoops 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament and the Valley YMCA Kids Triathlon. 

The note reads was sent out by the CEO of YMCA of the Inland Northwest and reads:

"As you know, we take the safety of our children very seriously. At no time was Dr. Morgenstern contracted by the YMCA for photography purposes. We receive images from many sources, all of whom volunteer their photos.

We have received no notification of any inappropriate behavior in regard to Dr. Morgenstern, however, if you believe there was anything inappropriate, please contact the police at 509-684-5296 or 509-684-2555.

Sincerely,

Steve Tammaro

YMCA of the Inland Northwest, President & CEO"


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