Anderson County man found guilty of child rape

Anderson County man found guilty of child rape

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Michael Hernandez (Source: Anderson County Sheriff's Office) Michael Hernandez (Source: Anderson County Sheriff's Office)

CLINTON (WATE) - An Anderson County man facing child rape charges has been found guilty on one of the three counts against him.

The trial for Michael Hernandez began Tuesday.

After getting the case Wednesday, the jury deliberated until almost 8 p.m., when they returned with a guilty verdict on one count of rape of a child and a not guilty verdict on the other two counts.

Hernandez faces between 15 and 60 years in prison.

His sentence will be decided on June 10.

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