Virgil Brown Gets Life in Prison

April 14, 2014 Updated Apr 14, 2014 at 6:36 PM EDT

By WKBW News

...
April 14, 2014 Updated Apr 14, 2014 at 6:36 PM EDT

Buffalo, NY (WKBW) - A Buffalo man learned his sentence Monday morning, after a jury found him guilty of sodomizing a nine-year-old boy.

51-year-old Virgil Brown was found guilty on charges of sexual assault against a child after a week long trial. Prosecutors say Brown lured the boy into a house and sodomized him.

Judge Kenneth Case sentencex Brown to 21 years to life in prison.

Brown has a history of sexual assault against children. He served 12 years behind bars in Washington State for a similar crime.

Brown's attorney says his client will not let him file for an appeal.