Gloucester man found guilty on child sex abuse charges

News

GLOUCESTER, Va. (WAVY) — A Gloucester man was found guilty in connection to the sexual abuse of a minor.

A jury found William Engquist guilty of aggravated sexual battery and indecent liberties by a custodian on July 29.

The sheriff’s office didn’t release many details at the time of Engquist’s arrest back in November, but said the child was left in his care.

Monday, Engquist was sentenced to a life sentence with 147 years.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

WAVY Twitter Widget

***Don’t Miss Module Removal CSS***

WAVY Facebook