Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

'Persistent' Sex Offender Sentenced to Life in Prison without Parole in St. Louis County

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

'Persistent' Sex Offender Sentenced to Life in Prison without Parole in St. Louis County

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CLAYTON * A St. Louis man was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole after a jury found him guilty of trying to sexually abuse a young girl and failing to register as a sex offender for child sex abuse convictions in the 1990s.

Robert Maurer, 54, of the 6000 block of Michigan Avenue, was sentenced by St. Louis County Circuit Judge Ellen Levy. She gave him life on the attempted sodomy conviction and a concurrent 15-year sentence for failing to register as a sex offender.

A St. Louis County jury on Aug. 31 found Maurer guilty of charges he tried to molest a 12-year-old girl between September 2013 and May 2014 and failed to notify police of his move back to St. Louis from Florida in 2013.

Maurer was convicted of first-degree sexual abuse in St. Louis in 1991. He also pleaded guilty in St. …

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