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Wichita man sentenced for sexually assaulting woman in long-term care facility

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at 12:54 p.m.

A Wichita man has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for aggravated sexual battery of a woman while he was working at a long-term care facility where she was a resident.

James Robert Tolliver, 64, was sentenced Monday to 130 months in prison by Harvey County District Judge Joe Dickenson, according to a news release from Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt’s Office.

He was found guilty in December by a Harvey County jury of aggravated sexual battery of a 61-year-old woman at a facility in Sedgwick. Tolliver was employed at the time by the facility as a certified nurse assistant.

Reach Rick Plumlee at 316-268-6660 or rplumlee@wichitaeagle.com. Follow him on Twitter: @rickplumlee.

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