sentence http://wamc.org en "East Coast Rapist" Sentenced to Life in Prison http://wamc.org/post/east-coast-rapist-sentenced-life-prison <p></p><p>MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — A Connecticut man who became known as the "East Coast Rapist" for a series of sexual assaults over more than a decade from Rhode Island to Virginia has been sentenced to life in prison.</p><p></p><p>The three life terms imposed Friday on Aaron Thomas of New Haven, Conn., followed his guilty plea last year in Manassas, Virgina for abducting three teenage trick-or-treaters and raping two of them on Halloween 2009 in Prince William County.</p> Sat, 02 Mar 2013 00:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 58930 at http://wamc.org "East Coast Rapist" Sentenced to Life in Prison