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Convicted Sex Offender Admits to Sex Charges, Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison 

A convicted sex offender from Prentiss Plantation pleaded guilty Tuesday to gross sexual assault charges.

50-year-old Timothy Hayes will spend 20 years in prison.

Prosecutors say he sexually assaulted an 8-year-old boy and also had prohibited contact with seven other children.

After his time in jail, Hayes will have 10 years of supervised release.

Timothy Hayes

Timothy Hayes