Homeless man sentenced for breaking into 2 VB homes, raping woman


VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A homeless man who broke into the homes of two women and raped one of them will spend the next 41 years in prison.

Shannon Cousett was sentenced Wednesday for his actions back in August 2016.

Cousett broke into one home and raped a woman in her sleep.  He then snuck into another home and punched a woman several times.

Cousett’s attorney told the judge he suffers from paranoia and sczophrenia.

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