A former Provo man pleaded guilty Friday in 4th District Court to three sex charges involving a 13-year-old boy.

Dennis J. Empey, 33, Midvale, pleaded guilty to two counts of forcible sodomy, first-degree felonies, and sexual abuse of a child, a second-degree felony. In exchange for the guilty pleas, a charge of sexual abuse was dismissed.Empey will complete testing at Charter Canyon Hospital and will return for sentencing June 7. He faces a possible prison sentence of five years to life on the first-degree charges and one to 15 years on the second degree charge.