Jackson man who helped video sexual assault of 4-year-old sentenced to 23 years in prison

October 2, 2013 in Buzz Report, News, The Buzz, Top Stories

JACKSON, Mississippi (AP) — A man was sentenced Monday to more than 23 years in prison for a sexual assault on a 4-year-old girl and making a video of the attack with another man who was also convicted in the case.

Jemery Atral Hodges, 26, pleaded guilty in June to two counts. He was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court in Jackson.

The child’s mother wept, describing to the court the harm that came to her daughter…

2 men accused of videotaping sex with child at Jackson hotel

October 3, 2012 in News, Statewide News, Top Stories

Federal authorities in Mississippi have charged a Georgia man with videotaping himself and another man having sex with a girl who was 3 or 4 years old.

The complaint filed in U.S. District Court in Jackson, charges 26-year-old Marco Laquin Rogers of Atlanta with sexual exploitation of a child.