East Texas man sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting children

By Bob Hallmark - bio - email

Posted By Molly Reuter - bio - email

GILMER, TX (KLTV) - A former East Texas restaurant manager, accused of sexually assaulting two children is sentenced to life in prison.  Kerry Scott Baker, 33 of Gilmer waived his right to a trial.  Before he was arrested in August, Baker worked at the Pizza Hut in Gilmer.  Baker also faces federal charges of possession of child pornography.  Baker must serve at least 40 years before being eligible for parole.