Man convicted of rape, assault and unlawful imprisonment for 2019 incident

Man convicted of rape, assault and unlawful imprisonment for 2019 incident Photo: MGN.

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Created: April 15, 2021 04:07 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — A man Thursday was convicted of first degree rape, second degree assault and  second degree unlawful imprisonment for a 2019 incident.

The Monroe County District Attorney's Office says Delrick Jeffries, 53, was convicted by a jury.

The DA's Office says on Oct. 24, 2019, the victim requested help at a Rochester grocery store and the police were called. She was assaulted, forcibly raped and held against her will, according to the DA's Office.

Jeffries is scheduled to be sentenced on May 19.


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