Rapist sentenced to 40 years

April 23, 2009 3:10:23 PM PDT
A jury has determined the punishment for a man convicted of sexually assaulting one woman, and suspected in more than a half dozen more assaults. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

On Tuesday Bilford Junious was found guilty in the 2003 sexual assault of a woman in the Acres Homes area. He was sentenced to 40 years in prison. Prosecutors say he's responsible for eight other attacks in the area. Some of Junious' alleged victims testified about the attacks Wednesday.

Junious had faced between five to 99 years in prison.

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