Detectives interviewed McNamara where he admitted to sexually assaulting the victim on at least two occasions. Detectives subsequently arrested McNamara for two counts of sexual assault of a child under 14 years of age. McNamara eventually pled guilty to one count and a sentencing date was set.
On May 19, McNamara, a career criminal and target of the Northern Nevada Repeat Offender Program, was sentenced in the 2nd Judicial District Court Department 3, the Honorable Jerome Polaha presiding. Mr. McNamara has 4 prior felony convictions. He was sentenced to Life in the Nevada Department of Corrections with parole eligibility after he serves a minimum of 25 years.