WEIDMAN, MI. On Friday, March 29th, 2019, troopers from the Michigan State Police Mt. Pleasant Post arrested Donald Koontz, 68-years-old, of Weidman, after an investigation which began in January of 2018 regarding allegations of possession of child pornography and criminal sexual conduct with children.
Further investigation led to Donald Koontz being federally indicted for the sexual exploitation of children, and for possessing child pornography. Koontz was arraigned on the charges in federal court in Bay City, on 3/29/19.
Troopers were assisted by the MSP Computer Crimes Unit in Grand Rapids, and federal law enforcement partners.