Journal Express, Knoxville, IA

February 1, 2013

Bingham pleads guilty

Steve Woodhouse

Knoxville — Robert Bingham pled guilty to two counts of enticement of a minor in Marion County District Court this morning. Bingham had sex with a 12 year old girl in 2008. The victim only recently came forward. Sentencing is scheduled for April 19 at 9:30 a.m. The state is recommending 10 years in prison per count. The sentence may be suspended in favor of five years of probation. Bingham will have to register as a sex offender and undergo sex offender treatment.