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Randolph Man Sentenced in Child Sex Abuse Case 

Catherine Pegram

A man from Randolph is going to prison for six years for sexually abusing an 8-year-old girl.A judge in Augusta sentenced 64-year-old John Severy on Wednesday on one count of unlawful sexual contact. In January, a jury found him guilty of molesting the girl between November of 2008 and August 2009.Severy was also ordered to have no contact with the victim and her family, as well as children younger than 16.His lawyer says he plans to file an appeal.