‘Steubenville Rapist’ Trent Mays Released From Juvenile Detention

Trent Mays, 17, left, and 16-year-old Ma'lik Richmond sit at the defense table before the start of their trial on rape charges in juvenile court on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 in Steubenville, Ohio. Mays and Richmond are accused of raping a 16-year-old West Virginia girl in August of 2012. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, Pool)
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Trent Mays, the Steubenville, Ohio, high school student who was convicted in March 2013 for the rape of a drunk 16-year-old girl, was released from juvenile detention on Tuesday. Mays will receive probation and a sex offender classification hearing that will determine his risk level to the community. Mays’s co-defendant, Ma’lik Richmond, received a lighter sentence and was released last year.

‘Steubenville Rapist’ Trent Mays Released