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Spouse of Former Secretary of Transportation Sentenced To Prison


Former Secretary of Transportation Mary Peters’ husband was sentenced to jail today on charges of sexually abusing a 7-year-old girl.

According to AZ Central, in June 2012 Terry Peters was arrested following an investigation into allegations that Peters sexually assaulted a young girl.

Peters was charged with sexual misconduct with a minor and sexual abuse.

Peoria police spokesman Jay Davies told AZ Central,¬†“There are multiple instances of this happening.”

“Prosecutors say the victim’s mother called Terryl Peters to confront him in a recorded phone call, and he admitted having sex with the girl,” My Fox Phoenix reported.

Today, Terry Peters was sentenced to 14 years in prison and a lifetime of probation.



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