Man Faces Prison After Guilty Plea to Federal Charges

Man Faces Prison After Guilty Plea to Federal Charges
By: Christy Hendricks
DESLOGE, Mo. - A Desloge man faces up to life in prison after pleading guilty to federal charges of transporting a minor across state lines for sexual activity.
According to the United States Attorney Office, Timothy Counts, 43, took a girl under the age of 13 to Illinois and Kansas six times with the intent to engage in aggravated criminal sexual activity between November 2006 and February 2007.
Counts faces 10 years to life in prison.