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Mt. Vernon man sentenced to 40 years for sex assault of child

MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) -

A Mt. Vernon man was sentenced to 40 years in prison for predatory criminal sexual assault.

Albert E. Rainey, 39, of Mt. Vernon, pleaded guilty to two county of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child.

Rainey was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police in November 2006 and was charged with engaging in two acts of sexual penetration with a minor under the age of 13.

Rainey pleaded guilty to the charges and was sentenced to 27 years in prison in 2007. However, that sentenced was reversed on appeal.

A jury trial in February 2013 sentenced Rainey to 20 years on each of the two counts.

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