CHICAGO (TOC) — Jerry Harris, former begin of the Netflix present “Cheer,” was sentenced to over a decade in jail Wednesday on federal youngster pornography and sexual exploitation prices.
Harris was sentenced to 144 months, or 12 years, in jail with supervised launch potential after eight years. He should additionally register as a intercourse offender for all times.
Restitution continues to be being decided.
Harris is from Naperville. He pleaded responsible to the fees in February.Prosecutors requested for a 15 year-prison sentence. The protection requested for six.
Harris was arrested in September of 2020.
Federal prosecutors mentioned Harris assaulted, harassed, and groomed boys in his cheerleading circle, asking them to supply sexually express photos, and even paying one boy to supply youngster pornography. Prosecutors mentioned Harris continued sexual misconduct after studying in regards to the FBI investigation.
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