Salisbury Man Convicted of Child Rape


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The Wicomico County State’s Attorney says 30-year-old Austin White of Salisbury has been found guilty of numerous counts relating to the sexual abuse and rape of a minor.

The two day trial culminated in White being found guilty of one count of sexual abuse of a minor, one count of second degree rape and three counts of third degree sex offense. Judge S. James Sarbanes presided over the trial, which will be followed by a pre-sentence investigation, a mental health evaluation and sentencing. The incidents took place from 2013 to 2015 when the victim was under the age of 10. Wicomico County

State’s Attorney Jamie Dykes thanked the Wicomico County Child Advocacy Center for their assistance in the investigation.