Convicted Rapist Sentenced to 49-Years in Prison

Cleveland, OH - A man convicted of raping a pregnant woman learned his fate Friday.

Richard Knight Jr. was sentenced to the maximum - 49 and a half years in prison.

He will also be recognized as a sexual predator for the rest of his life.

Knight was convicted of raping a woman seven-months pregnant during the middle of the night this past summer.

He was staying with the victim's family and being released from prison for robbery and theft.