Maui Man Found Guilty of Electronic Enticement of a Child
HONOLULU (KHNL) - A Maui man was found guilty Monday of Electronic Enticement of a Child in the First Degree.
Robert McKnight faces a maximum sentence of ten years in prison and under a new law passed in July 2006, a minimum sentence of five years probation with a one year prison term as a condition of probation.
McKnight must also register as a sex offender.
The jury deliberated for just over two hours before returning a guilty verdict.
This is the first case to go before a jury under the new sentencing law and the first trial for the crime of Electronic Enticement of a Child in the State.