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Durham Assault Suspect Apologizes Before Being Sent To Jail

Posted March 30, 2006 9:16 a.m. EST

— One of Durham's most wanted criminals is headed to jail.

Lorenzo Mondragon pleaded guilty to a 2001 attempted rape and a 2003 attack on a jogger. He apologized in court before the judge sentenced him.

Mondragon is an illegal immigrant who was also convicted of DWI.

He will spend at least eight years behind bars.