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Lufkin man accepts 13 year plea deal for sexually assaulting underage girl

Source: Angelina County Jail Source: Angelina County Jail
LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

A Lufkin man will spend the next 13 years in prison for sexually assaulting a young girl in 2008.

32-year-old David Barnett accepted the plea deal inside an Angelina County courtroom Monday morning.

Deputies with the Angelina County Sheriff’s Office arrested Barnett on April 8, 2016 in connection to allegations that he sexually assaulted an underage girl on Jan. 1, 2008. An Angelina County grand jury indicted Barnett on the charge on March 24.

Barnett will also have to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.

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