Weather Alert: Snow is moving back in for the Mid-Week Commute. Stay informed  Weather  Closings Read More

Sentencing in 2010 Sexual Assault

The man who sexually assaulted  jogger on Fern Street in West Hartford nearly three years ago was sentenced Thursday afternoon.

As supporters  of the victim  listened, 33 year old Eddie Monroig-Rosario of Hartford was sentenced to 18 years in prison to be served concurrently with   his 15 year sentence for burglary.

Monroig-Rosario  was facing trial , until he  enter a guilty plea earlier this month and reached a plea agreement.

The arrest was made  about a month after the attack and Monroig-Rosario was  linked to the crime  through  DNA.

Comments

More From CBS Connecticut

Storm Center: Latest Closings & Delays
Ski Card

Listen Live