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Man sentenced after rape charge dismissed

Posted: Monday, March 25, 2013 10:59 am

ANGOLA — A man charged with rape last summer was sentenced to 1 1/2 years for sexual battery Monday in Steuben Superior Court.

Omar Soto Gutierrez, 33, has been in Steuben County Jail since his arrest July 22 after an incident outside a Hamilton restaurant and drinking establishment. Prosecutor Michael Hess said after circumstances of the evening came to light, it was appropriate to dismiss the charge of rape.

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