LOS ANGELES (AP) — A former drummer for the alternative rock band Cake has been sentenced to 15 years to life in state prison for molesting a 3-year-old girl during a Thanksgiving party five years ago.
The Los Angeles County district attorney’s office said Tuesday that 48-year-old Peter Ivan McNeal was also ordered to register as a sex offender for life.READ MORE: What To Expect As 'Supercharge' Storm Moves Into SoCal
In March 2013, jurors found McNeal guilty of one count of oral copulation of a child 10 years old or younger.
Deputy District Attorney Elena Abramson says McNeal molested the girl at a Laurel Canyon home in 2009 during a Thanksgiving party, where he was a guest.READ MORE: Associate Pastor Shot To Death At Compton Intersection
Cake, which formed in Sacramento, rose to fame with its 1996 hit “The Distance.”
McNeal joined the band in 2001 and remained for four years.MORE NEWS: Vigil Held To Honor Life Of Cinematographer Halyna Hutchins Killed In Movie Set Shooting
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