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Region 8 man found guilty on rape charge

Brad Hortenberry (Source:Greene County Sheriff's Dept.) Brad Hortenberry (Source:Greene County Sheriff's Dept.)
GREENE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

According to Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington, Brad Hortenberry has been found guilty on one count of rape and given a life sentence in prison. 

Hortenberry was also found guilty on one count of sexual indecency with a minor, he was given a six year sentence for that crime. 

Brad Hortenberry was arrested in late October of 2015 by special agents with the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division, according to ASP Public Information Officer Bill Sadler.

Hortenberry was charged with 4 counts of rape and 4 counts of sexual indecency of a child at the time.  Bond was set at $100,000 cash.

Hortenberry still faces 3 more rape charges and a sexual solicitation of a minor charge.

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