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Judge sentences Marlboro man to 35 years in sexual assault case

Derrick Dupree was sentenced to 35 years on Wednesday. Derrick Dupree was sentenced to 35 years on Wednesday.
MARLBORO COUNTY, SC (WMBF) - A Marlboro man was found guilty and has been sentenced to 35 years for multiple crimes.

Derrick Dupree, 32, was convicted of burglary, kidnapping, criminal sexual conduct, and use of a weapon during a violent crime, according to Will Rogers with the Marlboro County Solicitor's Office. Dupree was accused of sexually assaulting a 76-year-old woman at knife point in her home last year.

A jury found Dupree guilty on the third day of the trial.

The judge sentenced him to 30 years, plus five years for the weapon, which he'll serve consecutively, Rogers said.

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