Man sentenced to 27 years for child sex crimes in Escambia Co.
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ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — An Escambia County man was sentenced to 27 years for multiple sex crimes involving a minor.
Scott Chappelear entered a plea to the court on 15 counts of Possession of Child Pornography, six counts of Transmission of Harmful Materials to a Minor and one count of Using a Computer to Solicit the Sexual Conduct of a Child. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement started an investigation, which is how Chappelear was arrested.
Chappelear thought he was communicating with a 14-year-old girl, but