IRON COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) - A Crystal Falls man charged with sex crimes against a victim under the age of 13 was sentenced Monday in Iron County Circuit Court.
81-year-old Earl Otchingwanigan received 11 to 30 years in prison for first degree criminal sexual conduct. Sexual acts were performed on an 11-year-old boy back in 2004.
Otchingwanigan was prohibited from having contact with anyone under the age of 17.
According to the criminal complaint, the incidents occurred between 2000 and 2007. It also stated that the victim and Otchingwanigan were members of the same household.