A man is on trial in the Dallas area after he transmitted HIV to an underage girl. According to the reports, this individual was well aware of his crime and infected the girl with this illness on purpose. The individual plead guilty to sexual assault and other charges on Monday in a Dallas court. He was 30-years-old when he had a seven month relationship with a 15-year-old girl. He was aware of his HIV status at the time.
The victim testified in court, claiming that the accused changed her life forever. She says that she would not have chosen to be with him if she had known that she would be infected with HIV as a result. The ma faces up to 20 years in prison and a $5,000 fine for his actions. He has other cases against him that could also have an impact on his sentencing. If you have been charged with sexual assault or with transmitting an STD knowingly and willingly to an unsuspecting victim, you will need a Plano criminal defense attorney to assist you with your case today. Contact the firm right away to learn more!