NIAGARA COUNTY, N.Y. (WIVB)– A former Niagara-Wheatfield student will serve 10-years-probation, for raping a fellow student.
Elias Dowdy pleaded guilty last year.
He served a year of interim probation before this final sentencing.
Dowdy was 17-years-old when the rape happened.
He was granted youthful offender status in this case.