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Laurel man sentenced for incest

Jeffrey Johnson, 38. Jeffrey Johnson, 38.
LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A Laurel man will be serving 8 years in prison for having sex with his daughter.

Jeffrey Johnson, 38, was sentenced to 10 years with two of those years on post-release supervision for his charge of incest.

Johnson appeared last week before Circuit Court Judge Dal Williamson for sentencing. According to the Jones County District Attorney's Office, Johnson plead guilty before the court to having sex with his 13-year-old daughter.

Johnson was arrested in March 2014 right after the incident had been reported.

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