OGLETOWN, Del. (AP) – A Michigan man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for raping a 15-year-old girl he met online and then met in person at an Ogletown, Delaware, motel.

Department of Justice officials say 40-year-old William Burrows was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty to sexual solicitation of a child and fourth-degree rape.

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Authorities say Burrows traveled in July 2015 from Benton Harbor, Michigan, to Ogletown and raped the girl. Two days later, Burrows threatened two of the victim’s friends with a box cutter, telling them to stay away from the victim.

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Burrows must also serve six months at Level IV home confinement and two years at Level III probation following his prison sentence. He must also register as a sex offender and undergo sex offender counseling.

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