North Korean Court Sentences American To Prison Term

April 29, 2016 11:16 AM

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U.S. citizen Kim Dong-chul, seen here arriving at court Friday, was sentenced to hard labor for what North Korea says were acts of espionage.

North Korea's Supreme Court has sent another U.S. citizen to prison, sentencing a Korean American man to 10 years in prison and hard labor over espionage charges. Kim Dong-chul, 62, is reportedly a former resident of Fairfax, Virginia.

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