Kershaw County, SC (WLTX) A Kershaw County man has plead guilty to a sex charge involving a child.
Prosecutors say Johnathan Goad entered the plea Tuesday on charges of criminal sexual conduct with a minor in the second degree.
The plea came on day two of his trial. The victim took the stand Tuesday morning, and after her two hours of testimony, Goad decided he did not want to continue to fight the charges.
The assaults occurred from 2007 until 2008.
After accepting the plea, Judge Robert Hood sentenced Goad to the maximum penalty of 20 years
Goad will be placed on the sex offender registry for the rest of his life.