Sep 26, 2023

Kansas man sentenced to prison for child sex crimes

Posted Sep 26, 2023 11:00 PM
Smith photo Harvey Co.
Smith photo Harvey Co.

HARVEY COUNTY - A Kansas  man has been sentenced to prison for child sex crimes.

A District judge sentenced Billy Joe Smith, 57, Newton, to six years in prison, according to the Harvey County Attorney's office.  In July he pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated indecent solicitation of a child. 

Smith was also ordered to serve lifetime post release supervision and register as a sex offender.