A Bay County jury convicted Wallace Stegeman of unlawful sexual activity with a minor and transmitting material harmful to a minor.
Assistant State Attorney Jennifer Hawkins showed jurors during the half-day of testimony that Stegeman molested a girl orally and digitally twice between July first and December fifth of last year.
The girl turned 16 during that timeframe.
Stegeman also sent pornographic pictures to the girl’s phone during that time. Jurors convicted him of transmitting material harmful to minor, a third-degree felony punishable by up to five years in prison for his actions.
Stegeman faces up to 15 years in prison for the unlawful sexual activity charge.
Sentencing was originally scheduled for July 16.