Powell man, former Buckeye, heads to prison for child porn, sexually abusing a minor

Delaware County

DELAWARE COUNTY, Ohio (WCMH) — A 53-year old Powell man who was once an Ohio State University Buckeye football player has been sentenced to eight years in prison for child porn and sexual abuse.

The Delaware County Prosecutor’s Office says Tony Fenstermaker sexually abused a minor and created pictures and videos of a minor engaging in sexual activity.

Fenstermaker pleaded guilty in June to four counts of pandering sexually-oriented material involving a minor and two counts of gross sexual imposition.

Fenstermaker is classified as a Tier II Sex Offender and must register with his local sheriff’s office every six months for 25 years upon his release from prison. He must also serve five years probation.

Fenstermaker red shirted for the Buckeyes during the 1988 season as a sophomore.

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