A Moroni man who is one of five men charged with illegal sexual acts with a teenage girl pleaded guilty Friday in 4th District Court to forcible sodomy, a first-degree felony.

Jack Johnston, 55, was originally charged with rape of a child, sodomy on a child and sexual abuse of a child. But prosecutors said further investigation revealed that Johnston's involvement with the girl was not as extent as previously charged. Johnston and four other men were charged with various sexual crimes involving the same 13-year-old girl.Judge George E. Ballif referred Johnston to Adult Probation and Parole for a presentence report. Final sentencing will be made Jan. 4.