Posted 10 months ago
By Scott Carlson
A Hershey woman will spend nearly a year in jail for photographing her husband committing sexual assaults on children and failing to report the abuse.
39-year-old Deanna Fischer was sentenced Wednesday in Lincoln County Court to 364 days in jail for Sexual Assault of a Child and Child Abuse.
Fisher was convicted of the crimes in March.
Prosecutors say that in Feburary of 2004, Fisher’s husband Daniel, sexually abused several children. They claim Fischer took photos of the assaults, and failed to report the abuse or take any steps to stop them.
Court records also say that Fischer inappropriately touched a child in December of 2006.
Daniel Fischer committed suicide while charges were pending against him.
Deanna Fischer must also register as a sex offender for 15 years.