New York Post/Laura Italiano

Ariel Berlin, a 73 year old former screenwriter, was sentenced to five years in prison yesterdayfor sexually violating a 5 year old girl in her Lower East Side bedroom as the girl's transsexualfather, who had set up the tryst, sat nearby, in drag, watching. Berlin met the father through atelephone dating service and express interest in the girl after seeing her picture and the fatherobliged. The father is now serving 15 years for repeatedly molesting the girl himself.

(New York)