(WBNG) -- A Binghamton man has been sentenced to 13 years in New York State prison and 20 years parole for criminal sex act involving a child on Monday.
The Broome County District Attorney's Office says 38-year-old Derrick Cervini has been found guilty of criminal sexual act in the first degree, a class B felony.
In a press release sent to 12 News, Broome County District Attorney Michael A. Korchak said the Broome County District Attorney’s Office "makes special victims cases a top priority, and will always fight for vulnerable children."
They said according to Cervini's plea, Cervini engaged in sexual behavior with a female less than fifteen years old in June 2016.
Cervini was arrested in October 2018 by the New York State Police and was indicted by a grand jury in November 2018. Cervini pleaded guilty in October 2019.