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Man who takes naked pics of teen heads to jail

Man who takes naked pics of teen heads to jail

A Whatcom County man who took pictures of a sleeping naked 19-year-old has been sentenced to five months in jail.

40-year-old Kee Painpraseut also faced deportation.

The Bellingham Herald reports that his wife found the pictures on his phone and called 9-1-1.

He pleaded guilty in July.

Painpraseut has long criminal history that includes domestic violence charges.

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