A 30-year-old Bismarck man is sentenced to 4 years in jail after talking online about wanting to rape children.
Calvin Till pleaded guilty in April to patronizing a minor for commercial sexual activity.
The charge could have landed him 20 years in jail.Till will be on probation for five years following his release from jail.
If he violates parole he could be sent back for the other 6 years of his sentence that Judge Haggerty suspended.
Court document show Till told users on meetme.com that he had fantasies of raping children.
He then asked another user to find a child to have sex with and said he would pay between $400 and $3,000 to make it happen.
Till will be required to register as a sex offender.