Great Bend man sentenced for harming girl in 2005

Eagle staff

A Barton County judge has sentenced a 54-year-old man for kidnapping, molesting and threatening a 12-year-old girl in 2005, Kansas Attorney General Steve Six announced today.

The judge sentenced Kenneth D. Crawford, of Great Bend, to 272 months for aggravated kidnapping, 59 months for indecent liberties with a child and 6 months for criminal threat. The sentences will run consecutively.

Crawford was found guilty by a Barton County jury in November.