Jury Finds Scranton Man Guilty Of Rape


SCRANTON — After a three-day long trial in Scranton a jury found a man from Scranton guilty of raping a 15-year-old girl.

Patrick Tighe represented himself in court.

Wednesday night, a jury found him guilty on all charges for assaulting the girl in May 2012.

He faces up to 82 years in prison when he’s sentenced in Lackawanna County.