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Judge: Charles Barnard
Court: 89th District Court, Wichita County, Texas
Plaintiff's Attorney: 89th District Court, Wichita County, Texas
Description: Wichita Falls, Texas criminal defense lawyer represented defendant charge with sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl.
Christopher Petty, age 50, was charged with sexual assault of a minor in 2014.
The victim's family was living with the Defendant when he entered her bedroom during the night and sexually assaulted her.
The child became pregnant as a result of the sexual assault and DNA evidence proved to a 99.99% certainty that he was, in fact, the father of the resulting child.
Outcome: Defendant was found guilty and was sentenced to life in prison.