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Weathersfield man gets life in prison for rape and sexual imposition

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WEATHERSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Charles Bland pleaded guilty to rape and sexual imposition on Monday just as jury selection was set to get underway.

Weathersfield police arrested Bland at his home in the Suburban Trailer Park last year.

A judge sentenced Bland to life in prison.

"He does have a look at parole after 10 years. I will do everything in my power to make sure he never gets out of prison," said Gabriel Wildman, Trumbull County Prosecutor.

He also pleaded guilty to 26 counts of both possession and production of child pornography.

Bland will also have to register as a tier three sex offender.

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