REPUBLIC, Mo. — A man from Republic was sentenced today in federal court for coercion and enticement of a minor.
37-year-old Clifford Kinkade was sentenced to 20 years in prison without parole and another 15 years of supervised release.
In October of 2018, Kinkade plead guilty to using a cell phone and the internet to attempt to convince a 14-year-old victim to engage in sexual activity.
Kinkade is also ordered to pay restitution of more than $29,000 to the victim.