Church volunteer sentenced in St. Catharines court

A 32 year old St. Catharines man who pleaded guilty to sex related charges involving underage boys will spend two years, less a day, behind bars.

Christopher Witte was sentenced yesterday after pleading guilty to six counts of sexual touching involving boys under the age of 14.

Witte was a youth program volunteer at Bethany Community Church in St. Catharines when the crimes took place.

Court hearing victim impact statements yesterday before the sentence was handed down.