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WARREN, Ohio - A Warren man is sentenced for abducting and robbing a woman and her son.

Trumbull County Common Pleas Court Judge Ronald Rice sentenced Taylor Ervin-Williams to 41 years in prison on  Wednesday.

The 20-year-old was convicted robbery, burglary, kidnapping, failure to comply with a police order, and tampering with evidence.

Members of Ervin-Williams family told police that he abducted them at gunpoint last year, forcing them to drive to an ATM and  withdraw cash.

In September, Ervin-Williams turned down an offer from the prosecutor that would have sent him to prison for 13 years in exchange for a guilty plea.

Ervin-Williams could have been sentenced to more than 60 years in prison.

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