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Man sentenced to 15 years in child porn, assault case

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ST. ALBANS, Vermont — A Vermont man has been sentenced to at least 15 years in prison after reaching a plea agreement in a case involving the sexual assault of an 8-year-old girl and possession of child pornography.

Police said they found over 9,000 images of child pornography and over 200 videos in the case of 36-year-old Mechenna Ford of Milton.

WCAX-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1kuysjc) Ford said in court in St. Albans on Wednesday that he needs treatment and wants to be a better person.


Information from: WCAX-TV, http://www.wcax.com

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