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Accused Rapist Leo Bunker III Guilty on All Counts

Posted: Thursday, June 6, 2013 7:14 pm | Updated: 11:27 am, Fri Jun 7, 2013.

Leo Bunker III, the inmate who was diagnosed with cancer while in jail and has cost Lewis County Jail nearly $200,000 in medical expenses, was found guilty of two counts of second-degree rape, one count of felony harassment and two counts of violation of a court order on Thursday afternoon. Bunker could face up to 19 years in prison for the crimes.

The jury returned its verdict after approximately four hours of deliberations.

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