Crown Point man gets 25 years for 2012 rape of girl

2013-11-04T13:38:00Z 2013-11-04T19:45:11Z Crown Point man gets 25 years for 2012 rape of girlStan Maddux Times Correspondent nwitimes.com
November 04, 2013 1:38 pm  • 

LAPORTE | A Crown Point man received a 25-year prison sentence for raping a girl while armed with a knife in Michigan City.

Rah-sha'n Cherry also received five years probation under terms of a plea deal.  He pled guilty last week to a charge of Class A felony rape in LaPorte Superior Court.

According to the LaPorte County Prosecutor's Office, Cherry admitted to engaging in sexual activity with the girl while armed with a knife in November of 2012. The age of the girl was not revealed.

Cherry also faces undisclosed charges in Lake County

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