- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 6, 2016

ABBEVILLE, Ala. (AP) - A southeastern Alabama man has received a 20-year prison sentence after he pleaded guilty to molesting a disabled 97-year-old woman.

The Dothan Eagle (https://bit.ly/1VvQTnT ) reports that 46-year-old Demetrius Andre Culver, of Abbeville, recently pleaded guilty to felony second-degree burglary and felony first-degree sex abuse charges in Henry County Circuit Court.

Culver was arrested in January 2015 and initially charged with raping the disabled woman during a residential burglary in Abbeville. It is unclear when the assault took place.

Assistant Henry County District Attorney Sam Clenney says Culver received a 20-year sentence for the burglary charge and a 15-year sentence for the sex abuse charge, which will be served concurrently.

Clenney says the victim has since passed away and the family wanted to get the case resolved.


Information from: The Dothan Eagle, https://www.dothaneagle.com

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