Bradford Co. man pleads guilty to sexually abusing a child
MONROETON, PA (WENY) – A Bradford County man arrested for being involved in photographing or filming a sex act with a minor has pleaded guilty.
21-year-old Samuel Hay plead guilty to two counts of sexual abuse of children, both felonies.
He will be sentenced on November 25.
Pennsylvania State Police say troopers were investigating a child pornography case involving a 17-year-old girl, Hay and another suspect, 19-year-old Damien Thurston. The incidents reportedly happened in Monroe Borough and “other various places” from May 29 to July 3.
Thurston had been released on $10,000 non-monetary bail. Hay was initially sent to the Bradford County Correctional Facility on $25,000 bail.