William Tyrone Hill, 54, of Englewood, was sentenced to 15 years in prison followed by 5 years of Sex Offender probation and is now a Registered Sexual Offender. He was found guilty of Sexual Battery with Threat of Force, following a trial in Charlotte County, in December.
The crime happened in August 2020. The victim was struck in the face numerous times and raped by the defendant. She managed to escape and contact the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office. Their investigation led to the arrest of Hill.
Assistant State Attorney Jennifer Garczewski and Assistant State Attorney Alexa Lipham prosecuted the case.
Samantha Syoen – Communications Director, State Attorney’s Office