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A Davenport man has been convicted of sexual abuse in the first degree after a trial in Muscatine.

The Muscatine County District Court found Joshua Corwin, 32 of Davenport, guilty of Sexual Abuse in the First Degree, Willful Injury, and Theft in the Second Degree during the seven-day trial.

Corwin drove to an ex-girlfriend's home in Muscatine County in a stolen vehicle from Davenport, broke in and assaulted her. She received five facial fractures and Corwin forced her to have sexual intercourse.

"I would like to thank the jury for their hard work on this case," said Muscatine County Attorney Alan R. Ostergren in a release. "I also want to recognize the bravery of the victim. She gave us the evidence we needed to get guilty verdicts."

The case was investigated by the Muscatine County Sheriff's Office. Also involved in the investigation were the Davenport Police Department and the East Moline Police Department.

Corwin faces a mandatory sentence of life without the possibility of parole when he is sentenced on September 5, 2014, at 9:00 a.m.

 

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