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Published December 10, 2013, 08:45 AM

Devils Lake man sentenced to prison on sexual contact charge

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota man has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison on a federal charge of abusive sexual contact.

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota man has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison on a federal charge of abusive sexual contact.

Jerome Blackbird Jr., of Devils Lake, pleaded guilty in July to engaging in sexual contact with a minor child.

U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson sentenced Blackbird to 33 months in prison, followed by five years of supervised release.

Blackbird was also ordered to register as a sex offender.

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