USAF Airman Gets 40-Year Sentence for Sexually Assaulting Child

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Airman Alexander L. Driskill, formerly assigned to the 31st Fighter Wing at Aviano Air Base, Italy, seen here in a 2016 photo from his Facebook page, was found guilty on Nov. 5, 2019, at Buckley Air Force Base, of sexually assaulting a child and possessing and viewing obscene images. Driskill is serving a 40-year jail term for the offenses.

By Toodles | AuxBeacon News Staff

AVIANO AIR BASE, Italy — An airman found guilty of sexually assaulting a child multiple times over a 17-month period while stationed at Aviano received a 40-year prison sentence, an Air Force official said this week.

Airman Alexander L. Driskill was found guilty by a military jury of sexually assaulting a child under the age of 12, 31st Fighter Wing spokeswoman Maj. Sarah Babcock said in a statement.

Driskill had earlier pleaded guilty to charges related to possessing and viewing pornographic animation that depicted underage girls.

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