A 45-year-old Newark man has been sentenced to prison for raping and impregnating a teenager with developmental disabilities in June 2018.
A Superior Court judge gave 10 years in prison to Britt Bowen for sexually assaulted the victim while in his care. Bowen was also sentenced to six months of home confinement or work release, then three years of probation.
Bowen was arrested after DNA evidence revealed him to be the father.
In August 2019, Bowen pleaded guilty to second-degree rape.
While serving time, he was ordered to complete the Transitions sex offender program and register as a tier three sex offender.
Bowen is currently in custody at Howard R. Young Correctional Institution near Wilmington.