JUST IN: Child rapist sentenced to 30 years to life in prison

PORT CLINTON James Jacobs, 52, ended his trial and pleaded guilty this afternoon to four counts of rape and one count of tampering with evidence. Jacobs sexually abused and repeatedly raped an 11-year-old girl. He also hid evidence of the rapes after investigators started looking into the years-long abuse.
CWelch
May 12, 2010

PORT CLINTON

James Jacobs, 52, ended his trial and pleaded guilty this afternoon to four counts of rape and one count of tampering with evidence.

Jacobs sexually abused and repeatedly raped an 11-year-old girl. He also hid evidence of the rapes after investigators started looking into the years-long abuse.

A judge sentenced him to 30 years to life in prison.

Read more in Thursday's Register.