TRAVERSE CITY — A man will spend the next 10 to 15 years in prison for sexually assaulting a young girl.
Matthew Lee Tanner, 26, was sentenced in 13th Circuit Court. He pleaded guilty to two counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct for sexually assaulting a girl on two occasions in 2010 when she and her mother lived with him in Grawn.
Charges of first- and second-degree criminal sexual conduct were dismissed in a plea deal.
The victim was 6 years old Tanner was charged early this year.