Laurel Man Sentenced for Attempted Rape & Burglary



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A Laurel man has been sentenced after pleading guilty to attempted rape and burglary charges.  Officials say 22 year old Tyrone Jenkins-Heath broke into a home on Penn Street in Laurel to take items – including the victim’s underwear and to force the two women living there to perform oral sex on him.  Both women escaped through a window.  Jenkins-Heath has been sentenced to 11 years in prison and must register as a Tier III sex offender.