Sex offender sentenced to 13 years in prison

Sex offender sentenced to 13 years in prison

LAWTON, OK (KSWO)- A Lawton man was sentenced to 13 years in prison for an indecent proposal to a child.

Johnathan Van Tate pleaded guilty to accusations that he had propositioned a 14-year-old girl during a phone conversation last fall. He must serve at least 85 percent of his sentence before being eligible for parole.

Tate must also register as a sex offender upon his release.

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