LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A Lafayette man who was convicted of molesting was sentenced Monday. Michael Wellman II was sentenced by Tippecanoe Superior Court to 30 years, with 20 years to be served in the Department of Corrections, and 10 years’ probation on his conviction of Child Molesting.
Wellman will be required to register as a sexual offender upon his release from prison as well.
Prosecutors accuse Wellman of having sex with the girl on July 20th at his home. According to court documents, Wellman had sex with the victim in July of 2019.