OKLAHOMA CITY – A man accused of sexually molesting a 12-year-old girl who was his neighbor, pleaded guilty to all counts he was facing.

Investigators began looking into claims made by the 12-year-old in October 2009 that 44-year-old Lynn Keith Avery had sexually molested her. Investigators concluded through the investigation that several incidents occurred over a six month period.

Avery was sentenced January 22 to 16 years of prison and five years suspended for lewd acts to a child under the age of 16, rape by instrumentation and forcible oral sodomy.