Alton Woman Who Sexually Assaulted 5-Year-old Girl Gets 20 Years

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (KMOX) — A woman who admitted sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl with her husband was sentenced Tuesday to 20 years in prison.

Danielle Armstrong, 23, pleaded guilty in May 2013 to one count of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child.

Danielle and her husband, David Armstrong, 34, sexually abused the girl between July 2011 and July 2012, according to police. They were living in Alton at the time.

David will be sentenced next week (8/27).

In the plea agreement both defendants will have to serve 85 percent of their sentences.

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