Friday, June 15, 2012

23-year-old Child Rapist Convicted Today

William Parker, 23, plead guilty to first-degree rape this morning at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse. Parker was sentenced to 240-297 months.

The victim, a first grader, disclosed the sexual abuse to a friend. Parker admitted to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Detectives that he had engaged in sex acts with the child.

In addition to serving 20 to 24 ¾ years in prison, upon his release Parker will be required to register as a sex offender and be on satellite-based monitoring for the rest of his life.

Parker plead guilty before The Honorable Hugh B. Lewis, Superior Court Judge.