Mardela Springs Man Sentenced for Rape


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A Mardela Springs man has been sentenced for 2nd degree rape.  A Wicomico Circuit Court Judge sentenced 38 year old Warner Parkhurst to 20 years in prison with all but 15 suspended.  Parkhurst must also register as a Tier 3 sex offender for life.  He pleaded guilty to rape in April after he had non-consensual intercourse with a 14 year old girl staying at Parkhurst’s  home last November.