WARREN - A Hubbard man was sentenced today to 10 years behind bars after pleading guilty to a sexual attack on a 14-year-old girl last year.
Rodney E. First, 46, of Franklin Avenue apologized to Judge Peter Kontos, who labeled First a Tier III sex offender, requiring him to register his whereabouts with authorities every 90 days for the rest of his life after he gets out of prison.
First has been held in lieu of $100,000 since his arrest shortly after the rape of the female family member last October. An indictment says the rape Oct. 8 occurred when the victim was forced or under threat of force.
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