Mell, father-of-three, was accused of committing intercourse acts with a 15-year-old lady (Representational)
A 53-year-old millionaire dealer may get five-year jail time period after pleading responsible to participating in intercourse acts with a 15-year-old lady, as soon as even placing his personal aircraft in autopilot mode for the aim.
Stephen Bradley Mell, 53, of Bedminster, New Jersey, pleaded responsible to federal costs of participating in interstate travel to interact in illicit sexual conduct and receiving baby pornography in December 2018 and is now due for sentencing on Tuesday.
Mell, a father-of-three who had a brokerage agency, was accused of committing intercourse acts with a 15-year-old lady whose mom had approached him in order that he may give her flying classes, the Daily Mail reported.
Ahead of his sentencing, Mell’s authorized crew has argued he’s a ‘humble man’ who was on ‘a number of anti-depressants’ after falling into ‘a spiral of despair’ introduced on by survivors’ guilt over giving up his seat on a deadly helicopter journey with mates in 2012.
Mell additionally faces sentencing in July on a state cost associated to sexual exercise with the teenager, which he pleaded responsible to earlier this month.
Mell began his personal charity, Air LifeLine, which flew youngsters with medical wants wherever within the US for remedy.
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