Gary man gets 16-year prison term for sex with boy
— Ruth Ann Krause September 20, 2013 1:48PM
Updated: October 23, 2013 6:36AM
Gary man was sentenced to 16 years in prison after he admitted performing sex acts on a young male relative in Cedar Lake.
Michael Allen Fulton, 45, who pleaded guilty to child molesting, admitted that between January 2008 and July 2010, he performed deviate sexual conduct on the boy, who was between six and eight years old. The crime occurred in Cedar Lake, where Fulton was living at the time.
Fulton had faced a sentence of 20 to 50 years on one of the child molesting charges, which was dismissed along with three other felony counts. His plea agreement outlined the 16-year prison term.