MARIETTA, Ohio (WTAP) - A man is headed back to prison after being released early because he reached out to the victim.
Dakota Hines was sentenced in Washington County Common Pleas Court Thursday morning.
He had gotten out of prison early on charges that include unlawful sexual contact with a minor. He violated his judicial release by contacting the victim.
Judge Mark Kerenyi sentenced him to finish the rest of his sentence. He'll be heading back to prison for eight months.