Former Boot Camp Leader Sentenced To 10 Years

The former head of the Smith County Star Boot Camp has been sentenced to 10 years in prison and a $2500 fine.

James Watley was found guilty on a charge of aggravated perjury.

He was also in court today for a status hearing on another charge, attempt at sexual assault of a child. While he was the boot camp leader, he allegedly solicited one of the participants for sex. The trial for this charge is set for August 9.

Julie Tam, reporting.