The U.S. attorney's office
announced today that Christian Trey Ashcraft
, 41, of White Hall, a photographer, had entered a negotiated guilty plea to Internet stalking and a charge of lying to a federal agent had been dropped. He'll be sentenced later. The maximum sentence is five years.
According to the government, Ashcraft posed online as a teenage girl and had distributed sexually explicit photographs he'd obtained of a woman he'd established a relationship with online.
Hre's the full rundown from the U.S. attorney.