Grants Pass Man Sentenced for Rape

Jeffery-Dwayne-Watts-mugshot-24977984_400x800GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A Grants Pass man will spend more than a decade behind bars for raping and impregnating a teenage girl.

36-year-old Jeffery Watts plead guilty to three counts of first-degree rape, and is now expected to spend 14 years in prison.

Grants Pass Police arrested watts last December. Officials say he assaulted the young girl multiple times before she finally told her parents, who then called police.