Missouri Reporter Gets 10 Years In Sex Case
November 14, 2008 at 4:59 AM (PT)
Former MISSOURI VALLEY BROADCASTING Country KMMO-A-F/MARSHALL, MO sports and weather reporter ETHAN HANDEL has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison on sex charges.
HANDEL pleaded guilty on APRIL 18th to using the Net to entice a 14-year-old girl for sex. He was arrested on JULY 15th, 2007 in INDEPENDENCE, MO, after arriving at what he expected would be a meeting with the girl, who turned out to be an undercover detective. The sentence was the minimum prison term available to the prosecution.