(Belchertown, MA) – A Belchertown man will spend seven-to-nine years in prison after admitting he raped a girl multiple times starting when she was twelve. Thirty-eight-year-old Jessie Crepeau pleaded guilty Tuesday. The girl reported the rapes to police last year after four years of abuse.
An announcement on whether a grand jury has indicted a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager is expected this afternoon.
Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
The U.S. military will have a wider role to fight the Taliban alongside Afghan forces after the current mission ends next month.
The President shrugged off criticism of his executive action on immigration.