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Man sentenced to 10 years for attempted rape of 15-year-old relative

Antonio Durham (Source: SCSO) Antonio Durham (Source: SCSO)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for the attempted rape of a 15-year-old relative.

According to Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich, Antonio Durham, 26, entered his cousin's bedroom and locked the door on May 9, 2015.

Durham pulled down his pants and attacked the girl, but she managed to fight him off and escape.

A Shelby County judge gave Durham the maximum sentence for attempted rape and sexual battery.

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