Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Down for the count

Yes, they may have acquitted him of one count but he's down for the count on the other one.

55 years down to be exact.

Man gets 55 years for raping girl
Witnesses describe violence they were forced to endure.
By Craig Kapitan - Express-News

A San Antonio man was sentenced to 55 years in prison Tuesday for the aggravated sexual assault of a young girl who he was alleged to have given a venereal disease.

A jury last month convicted Thesus Williams, 37, of one count of molesting the girl and acquitted him of a second count. He chose to have state District Judge Raymond Angelini set his sentence.

Williams told the child's mother in September 2007 he had been reading the Bible to get the devil out of him after having impure thoughts about the child, and months later the child made an outcry, saying Williams had shown her porn, then raped her, court documents say.

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