Stephan P. West was given a 14 year sentence after pleading guilty to two felony counts of sexual assault.
West pleaded guilty to both counts of third-degree sexual assault, a class G Felony, in March. The charges were stemming from an incident in 2012 when West was babysitting two juvenile girls who were five and seven years old at the time.
Online court records show, Judge Melissia Mogen sentenced West to two years in state prison for both counts to run consecutively and then five years of extended supervision on both counts.
According to the criminal complaint, in August 2017, Grantsburg Police Chief Jeff Schinzing met with West at the Luck Police Department. West was asked if he remembered babysitting in Grantsburg in 2012.
West was 16 at the time and the two juvenile girls he was babysitting were seven and five.
Two months earlier in June the Grantsburg PD received an interview report that indicated an alleged sexual assault took place with the two girls when they were living in Grantsburg.
A forensic interviewer with Child First Center Forensic said that that the younger of the two girls said they were forced by West to put lotion on him and suck his privates.
She said this happened three or four times. The girls told their mother about the numerous incidents that took place between 2011 and 2012.
Both girls said West “put his ‘boy part’ in their ‘girl part.’”
West began serving his sentence on August 15.