WACO, TX --A Central Texas man has been sentenced to five consecutive life sentences for the sexual assault of a young girl with developmental disabilities last year. A state district court jury in Waco deliberated about 45 minutes Friday before returning the maximum penalty against 35-year-old Torie Eugene Ricks. A day earlier, jurors found Ricks of Speegleville guilty of five counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child. The Waco Tribune-Herald reports the girl, who's now 8 years old, is considered physically and mentally disabled because of abuse she suffered when she was younger. Testimony indicated Ricks has a felony conviction for robbery and misdemeanor convictions for criminal trespass, evading detention, possession of marijuana, failure to identify to a police officer and theft.