Tehachapi

Former community activist sentenced on sex charge

Former community activist sentenced on sex charge

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — A former Tehachapi community activist was sentenced Tuesday to a year in jail on a sex charge.

Steven Vogel was accused of having sex with two teenaged boys. Last month, he pleaded no contest to a felony count of contacting a minor to commit a sexual offense. Four other charges were dismissed.

Vogel served as president of the Tehachapi Anti-Bullying Coalition.