Former Monroe County camp counselor sentenced for molestation

February 25, 2014

SMITHFIELD TWP., Pa. - A former Monroe County camp counselor convicted of sexually assaulting a camper is now facing several months in prison and more legal trouble. Chisdai Ben-Porat, from Canada, was sentenced Tuesday to five to 23 months in prison. Ben-Porat was found guilty of molesting a 12-year-old boy at Camp Dora Golding in Smithfield Township last July. The judge also ordered Ben-Porat to register as a sex offender and says he must attend counseling. He's also now facing another lawsuit. Tuesday the victim filed a civil suit against Ben-Porat and the owner of the camp.

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