A Kings County court on Friday sentenced a 26-year-old man to 226 years to life in state prison for molesting a 10-year-old girl over a four-month period, the Kings County District Attorney's Office said.
Juan Cervantes-Gonzalez was convicted of more than a dozen counts of aggravated child molestation by force, including rape, oral copulation and sexual penetration.
During an eight-day trial in September, prosecutor Rebecca Speer-Mathews said Cervantes-Gonzalez choked the victim's mother after she walked in on him as he was raping her 10-year-old daughter. He was also sentenced on counts of lewd and lascivious acts on a child with force and corporal injury to a cohabitant.
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