‘HE IS THE LOWEST OF THE LOW…THIS SHAM OF A MAN.’ (Scout moms blast leader sentenced for molest of boys)
Ronald E. Occhipinti, a 46 year old scoutmaster from Bayside, pleaded guilty on May 8, 2006, to sexually abusing two 13 year old Boy Scouts over a two year period at a Little Neck church. Occhipinti, of 58-14 East Hampton Boulevard, admitted he sexually abused and took explicit photos of the two boys at the church and at his home. As a result of his plea to the sex charges he faces a prison term of up to 20 years when he is sentenced June 12. Occhipinti was a volunteer leader with Troop 183 in Great Neck.
On June 12, 2006, Occhipinti was sentenced to 20 years in prison. He was blasted by scout moms for stealing the innocence and trust of little boys.