The Rev. Eugene Profeta, the preacher Jessica Hahn said she turned to for solace after her sexual encounter with deposed PTL leader Jim Bakker, was sentenced to six months in jail for witness tampering and tax charges.

Hahn had helped put together the case against Profeta after being promised immunity.Under a plea-bargain agreement, the Long Island minister also got five years' probation and was also ordered to pay about $26,000 in back taxes, interest and fines. He will be required to stay away from Hahn.