Man who grabbed girl’s backside sentenced to jail

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A Kettering man convicted of sexual imposition and disorderly conduct for grabbing a girl’s backside was sentenced to 60 days in jail Wednesday.

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Barry O’Neal, 51, pleaded guilty to the charges earlier this month.

He also was sentenced to a treatment program and ordered to stay away from underage people. He was classified as a Tier I sex offender, which means he must register his address every year for 15 years.

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O’Neal was arrested by Kettering police Oct. 28 after he followed two 13-year-old girls into a Wilmington Pike Speedway store. When the girls went to pay for items at the counter, he grabbed the victim’s backside, according to court documents.

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O’Neal cornered the same girl by an ATM and grabbed her again. He fled the store after the girls yelled at him, according to police.

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