Trotwood man guilty of raping 7-year-old

Paul Cokes, Jr. convicted of raping a child under 10. (Photo/Montgomery County Jail)
Paul Cokes, Jr. convicted of raping a child under 10. (Photo/Montgomery County Jail)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A Trotwood man was convicted Thursday of raping a 7-year-old girl.

Paul Cokes, Jr. was found guilty Thursday of a count of rape of a child under 10.

Cokes raped the daughter of a friend in June 2013. The girl told her mother about the abuse several days later.

Cokes will be sentenced May 9. He could get life in prison.

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