West Lafayette man convicted of child molesting sentenced to 40 years

A West Lafayette man was sentenced Monday to decades behind bars

Posted: Feb 25, 2019 5:26 PM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A West Lafayette man was sentenced Monday to decades behind bars on a level one felony count of child molestation.

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43-year-old Shawn Cowling was sentenced to 35 years in the Indiana Department of Correction and 5 years on probation. He is also be required to register on the sex offender registry for life. Cowling was arrested on April 20, 2018. He pled guilty in court.

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