December 21. 2019
A Sparta man will likely live out his life in prison after receiving a 75-year sentence Friday.
Jacob Alvin Andrew Wikkerink, 50, was sentenced to 55 years of initial confinement and 20 years of extended supervision stemming from his Aug. 1 conviction of five counts of sex crimes against children.
Wikkerink’s charges include two counts of repeated sexual assault of a child, two counts of incest with a child and one count of second-degree sexual assault of a child.
Monroe County Circuit Court Judge Richard Radcliffe handed down the sentence