Lake Crystal Criminal Sex Sentencing 09 Apr 13

A Lake Crystal man accused of sexually assaulting 2 underage girls was sentenced to 60 months in prison Monday. 22-year-old William Marcus Daniel Edwards pleaded guilty to 2 counts of criminal sexual conduct in January for raping the 13 and 12-year-old girls at his apartment in Lake Crystal and near a playground last Fall. While he was sentenced to 60 months, he could be released after around 35 months with good behavior and credit for time served. He will be required to register as a predatory offender.