The Slaton man found guilty of aggravated assault of a child and indecency with a child has just been sentenced to life in prison.

KAMC News reports 52 year-old Doug Stapp Jr. was sentenced by the same jury that found him guilty on Thursday (April 12). Stapp has been in custody since his arrest in 2014 on multiple counts related to sexual abuse of children.

Court records say the abuse occurred from January 1995 through October 2014.

Stapp will also serve 20 years in prison for two counts of indecency with a child by contact.

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