A man will spend at least the next 24 years in prison for sexually abusing two young boys.
John Sparks pleaded guilty in a Beaufort County courtroom this morning to six counts of first degree sexual offense with a child . The children were under 10 years old.
The judge sentenced Sparks to a minimum 24 years to a maximum 29 years because of his prior record. Sparks is also ordered to undergo a physical and mental evaluation along with treatment when he's in prison.