By WECT Staff | June 1, 2021 at 4:32 PM EDT – Updated June 1 at 7:36 PM
BRUNSWICK COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) – A Bolivia man was sentenced to more than a century in prison after his conviction for child sex crimes Tuesday in Brunswick County.
According to District Attorney Jon David, John Christian Marston was found guilty by a Brunswick County jury on numerous charges including rape and sex offense.
Marston was sentenced to 105 to 147 years in prison.
Officials say he sexually abused a child starting at the age of 10, and that the abuse continued for several years.
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