Associated Press, Published September 08 2013
ND man pleads guilty to federal sexual abuse chargeBISMARCK – A North Dakota man has pleaded guilty in federal court to a sex abuse charge.
Authorities say Steven Whiteman Jr., 43, admitted using force to engage in sexual contact with a woman on Nov. 4, 2011, in the Fort Yates area.
The charge carries a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
Sentencing is scheduled for Nov. 18 in Bismarck.