A couple from Marion is pleading guilty in federal court to charges of enticement of a minor. Michael Darling, 20, and his wife Jennifer Darling, 27, admitted to enticing a 15-year-old.
At a hearing on June 4, Michael admitted had persuaded a 15-year-old girl to engage in sexual activity between January and March of 2015, and on June 8 Jennifer admitted to the same crime at her hearing.
The pair will be sentenced at a later date; however, they both face a minimum mandatory sentence of 10 years in prison. The Darlings will remain in custody until they are sentenced.