Snack company owner changes plea in sexual assault case

Snack company owner changes plea in sexual assault case
Cheng appeared in court alongside his attorney. (Source: HNN)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) -An Oahu man changed his plea in court Wednesday.

Michael Dat Cheng will likely spend no time in jail for allegedly molesting a child of a family friend over several years.

Cheng changed his plea from not guilty to no contest. He’s the owner of Ohana Style Snack Company

Under a plea deal with prosecutors, the 45-year-old must register as a sex offender and will be on probation for five years.

His sentencing is set for October.

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