20-year old Elijah LeBeau sentenced for attempted second degree rape

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20-year old Elijah LeBeau of Rapid City withdrew his guilty plea to attempted sexual contact with a child under sixteen and pleaded guilty to attempted second degree rape instead in Seventh Circuit Court Tuesday morning.

LeBeau was sentenced to 7 1/2 years behind bars with 3 of those years suspended in court Tuesday morning.
LeBeau earlier admitted to "being with someone" that was just nine years old in July of 2012.
LeBeau was 15 at the time the crime was committed.