A Carlton man was recently sentenced in Madison County Superior Court to 10 years in prison for child molestation.
John Paul Blocker, 59, 364 Broad River Road, was convicted for molesting a child under 16 and sentenced to 10 years confinement, 10 years probation and was fined $1,350. He was also sentenced to 10 years probation for second degree cruelty to a child under the age of 18.
In an unrelated case, Dennis Cornelius Adams II, 40, 262 Barschall Drive, Eastanollee, was sentenced to one year confinement for drugs not in original container. Charges of possession of a schedule IV controlled substance; sale, distribution or possession of drugs in illegal conditions and possession of drug-related objects were dismissed.