DeFuniak Springs man sentenced to prison for molestation charges

Ronald Norris was sentenced to 25 years in prison for two counts of lewd and lascivious molestation. (WJHG/WECP)

WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A DeFuniak Springs man was sentenced to 25 years in prison for lewd and lascivious molestation.

Ronald Norris was arrested in March after being reported to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office of interactions between him and small children.

The sheriff's office was able to talk to the victims and collected evidence that supported the victims' claims.

Norris has to pay fines, court costs and restitution, have no contact with the victims, and to register as a sexual predator. He was sentenced Thursday.

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