WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — It was a wild scene Tuesday in a Westchester County courthouse as a judge sentenced a 16-year-old rapist.
The judge said Javon Roberts exhibited sadistic depravity like no one she had seen in her court before, CBS2’s Lou Young reported. Roberts was sentenced to 3 1/3 to 10 years in prison — the maximum punishment allowed because he was just 15 years old when he attacked a woman and child in separate incidents in Mount Vernon.
As the court session ended, the older victim threw a wedge shoe at Roberts’ mother out of frustration. The woman was struck in the head and later wheeled out to an ambulance. She was not seriously hurt.
The victim was not taken into custody, but was given a ticket.
Both attacks by Roberts, who pleaded guilty to to rape and criminal sexual act, were hourslong ordeals of brutality.
Authorities said a 23-year-old woman was abducted…
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