73-year-old Twin Buttes man sentenced for child molestation

BISMARCK, N.D. - A Twin Buttes man has been sentenced in Bismarck to 30 years in prison for sexually abusing children over a five year period.

Prosecutors say 73-year-old Lonnie Spotted Bear molested three girls under the age of 12.

Once Spotted Bear found out two of them told on him, he tried to intimidate and influence their guardians.