- Associated Press - Friday, September 18, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Maine man convicted of raping and molesting an 8-year-old girl has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

The Portland Press Herald (https://bit.ly/1QMlvxj ) reports that Timothy Hunt was also sentenced Friday to lifetime supervision after his prison term and must register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.

The 29-year-old Portland man was found guilty July 30 by a Cumberland County jury of six count of gross sexual assault and six counts of unlawful sexual touching.

Authorities said Hunt assaulted the girl numerous times at a Scarborough motel between January and July 2013 while he was her caretaker.

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