A Shelby County man has been sentenced after pleading guilty in March to child molestation.
David Durk, 55, of Bethel, Mo., had been charged with child molestation in the first-degree.
On Monday, Shelby County Prosecutor Jordan Force issued a press release regarding the sentencing. Durk was handed a sentence last week of 15 years in the Missouri Department of Corrections.
Durk had been accused of having sexual intercourse with a child under the age of 14.