Cortland County woman pleads guilty to sexually exploiting a child
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WENY) -- A Cortland County woman is heading to prison after pleading guilty to sexually exploiting a 3-year-old.
Brittany Berry, 25, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to sexually exploit a child, and five counts of sexual exploitation of a child.
As part of her guilty plea, Berry admitted that she conspired with Lawrence Berry -- whose charges are still pending -- to sexually exploit the child in August and September of 2018, and that she engaged in sexual exploitation of that child on five different occasions. Berry further admitted that she transmitted images of the sexual abuse of the child to Lawrence Berry over live stream and by sending Lawrence Berry a video and images of the abuse.
Sentencing is scheduled for February 6, 2020 in Utica.
Berry faces a minimum sentence of 15 years and up to 30 years in prison on each of the six counts of conviction. She will also be required to spend at least five years and up to a lifetime term on post-imprisonment supervised release.