09/27/2010 06:32 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Lucas Wickes, Disney Cruise Passenger, Pleads Guilty To Sexually Assaulting Girl

A New York man has admitted to sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl on a Disney Cruise Line ship.

Lucas Wickes, 25, of Rochester, pleaded guilty before a judge in federal court to charges of abusive sexual contact at sea, reports the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle. He faces up to 10 years in prison.

The incident occurred on the 1,800-passenger Disney Wonder on Jan. 1, 2007, during a New Year's cruise from Port Canaveral, near Orlando, to the Bahamas.

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