A 78-year-old man has been sentenced to five years in prison after he pleaded guilty to raping a 20-year-old victim. As USA Today reported, James D. Allen of Marblehead, Ohio, was sentenced for the August incident this past Thursday. Although he initially said that he didn’t remember the crime occurred, the victim shared it on Snapchat.
Allen claimed that he didn’t remember the incident until he saw the video footage.
“I did not know anything had happened until the police came at 6 AM the next morning,” Allen said, according to The Toldeo Blade. “The police informed me there’d been a video and they also informed me as to what it showed. I did not argue or dispute them because I didn’t know for sure.”
Once he saw the video, he was convinced he did indeed assault the young woman.
“Once I was shown the video by my attorney, I