November 14, 2019
Up North Live
GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) — A former northern Michigan principal has been sentenced for sex crimes.
A Grand Traverse County judge has sentenced Karl Hartman to three to five years in prison and more than $2,000 in fines for three counts of assault with intent to commit second-degree criminal sexual conduct.
Hartman pleaded guilty to those charges in October.
According to Hartman’s attorneys, each of the charges against Hartman carried a five-year maximum sentence, and those sentences would be served at the same time.
But during the sentencing