3 years in prison for Springboro man for sexual assault of 11-year-old

Stephen Kinsey, 46, of Springboro was sentenced Thursday, June 21, 2018, to three years in prison for sexually assaulting an 11-year-old family friend in January and ordered to be registered as a Tier II sex offender.
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Stephen Kinsey, 46, of Springboro was sentenced Thursday, June 21, 2018, to three years in prison for sexually assaulting an 11-year-old family friend in January and ordered to be registered as a Tier II sex offender.

A Springboro man was sentenced today to three years in prison for sexually assaulting an 11-year-old family friend in January, according to a press release issued by the county prosecutor’s office.

Warren County Common Pleas Court Judge Timothy Tepe sentenced Stephen Kinsey, 46, and ordered he be registered as Tier II sex offender.

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According to the release:

On Jan. 12, the victim was assisting Kinsey’s family with moving.

Kinsey sexually assaulted the 11-year-old after driving her to the new home. The victim was able to get away from Kinsey and locked herself in a bathroom. There, she tried to call 911 from her iPod, but was unable to connect. Kinsey drove the victim back to the old house where she disclosed what had happened to others there.

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According to court records, in February, Kinsey was indicted on a gross sexual imposition charge and pleaded guilty as charged on May 7.

A Tier II sex offender must register his or her address every 180 days (6 months) for 25 years with the local sheriff’s office.