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Lake County man gets 8 years in prison for sexually assaulting 8-year-old

Lake County
Posted at 10:56 AM, Apr 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-23 10:56:22-04

MADISON TOWNSHIP, Ohio — A Madison Township man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl in 2018.

The defendant, Michael C. Brown, pleaded guilty to a charge of sexual battery, a second-degree felony, in February.

He was arrested following an investigation last November after the Madison Township Police Department received a tip about a sex offense involving a child.

On March 2, 2020, Brown was ordered to serve his sentence at the Lorain Correctional Institution and register as a Tier III Sex Offender.

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