Gadsden County, FL - Marvin Dawson, 30, is sentenced to 16 years and 8 months in prison after having sex with mentally retarded patient at a facility in Chattahoochee.
Court papers say back in February of 2010, Dawson slipped into a mentally retarded woman's room at the facility where he worked and sexually assaulted her. The victim was 21 years old at the time and is schizophrenic with an IQ of 40.
The woman's family talked with WCTV, saying they were pleased with the sentence.
Court proceedings lasted about an hour before judge Jonathon Sjostrom handed down the sentence on two counts. Dawson's sentence is to run concurrently with him serving 16 years and 8 months in prison. After he is released, Dawson will have to register on the sexual predator list.
For more information leading to the sentencing, read the precious article entitled, "Employee Arrested for Sex with Mentally Retarded Patient ". The link is provided below.