Pittston man sentenced for sexual assault of 3-year-old

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A 35-year-old Maine man is going to prison for 10 years for sexually assaulting a 3-year-old boy in the child's home.

Troy Tibbetts, of Pittston, pleaded guilty in June to gross sexual assault in Vassalboro between November 2008 and the end of 2009.

He was sentenced Friday in Kennebec County Superior Court. The Kennebec Journal reported that the sentence was enhanced because of a law that increases penalties for people convicted of sexually assaulting children younger than 12.

The boy's mother said her son has nightmares, wets his bed, has problems at school and can't be unsupervised around other children.

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Information from: Kennebec Journal, http://www.kjonline.com/

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Steve  Dosh's picture

Pittston man sentenced for sexual assault of 3-year-old

. ...One of six women is either battered or sexually abused during her lifetime . Don't think it is just men who are perverts , either . Assault and battery are felonies , e v e r y o n e , every where in the very United States • /s, Dr. Dosh , Hawai'i As a public service --> http://sor.informe.org/sor/ <-- these are your convicted sexual offenders

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sexual torment of a 3 year old

when I read this I got sick to my stomach. this violent trauma to this child leaves it so he will never be the same. the judges that sentence these people should really interview survivors of this injustice. I pray for the child.

Jim Cyr's picture

Got some is better

than none?? He gets 10 and may be out in 5. Ya, she deserves reappointment !!!! The a h should of got the full 20 and the "loopers", oh ya, we can't have cruel and unusual punishment !!!! Tell that to the boy and his parents for he will probably have a life time of night mares.

Kristina Gailloux's picture

Poor kid

That poor innocent kid has to deal with problems in life because of some sicko...what the heck would anyone want to do with a baby? That is completely disgusting I could puke!

JASON JOLIN's picture

prison

He probably will get the same treatment cause im sure in prison the inmates dont take too kindly to child molestors. Im sure when we see his picture in the paper hell be all black and blue

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sexual assult

This pervert should have gotten more time than he did for the crime he commited. He should also be made to undergo some kind of treatment in child abuse. The same should be done to him that he done to that innocent boy.

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