Ex-Soldier Pleads Guilty to Rape

Clarksville, TN – A Clarksville man pleaded guilty yesterday to charges of raping two young girls and videotaping it. 39-year-old Cornelius Williams was sentenced to at least 25 years in prison. A sentencing hearing is schedule for October 7th to determine whether he will serve several related charges concurrently in the 25-year sentence. The Clarksville Leaf Chronicle reports the videotape was found in Williams' possession while serving in Iraq as a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army.