86.5 F
Tuesday, September 26, 2023
HomeNewsRapist gets 50 years

Rapist gets 50 years

Related stories

Miss New Mexico Volunteers crowned at local pageant

The Miss New Mexico Volunteer Pageant was held Saturday,...

AHS netters bounce back from early tie to top 5A Hobbs in four

Minus a glitch in Game Two, the Bulldog volleyball...

Yeso Elementary top enchilada ticket sellers

Lukas Herrera-Simer, above right, was the top ticket seller...

Daily Press Staff Writer

A 24-year-old Artesia man found guilty of rape in early December was sentenced to 50 years in prison on Monday.

John K. Williams was sentenced on seven separate counts, including three counts of criminal sexual penetration, armed robbery, aggravated burglary and two counts of tampering with evidence.

“The tampering with evidence charges ran concurrent,” District Attorney Les Williams said on Monday. “All other are to be served consecutively.”

The three counts of criminal sexual penetration, one count of armed robbery and one count of aggravated burglary are all considered second degree felonies and carry a maximum sentence of nine years. … For the rest of the story, subscribe in print and on the web.

Latest stories