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Man Convicted of Sexually Assaulting 2-Year-Old

Posted at: 12/19/2012 4:32 PM
By: James Wilcox

(ABC 6 NEWS) -- A Rochester man has been found guilty of a violent sex assault against a 2-year-old girl.

32-year-old Eric Knutson was charged with causing an injury so severe the child required surgery. The abuse was discovered by a daycare worker.

Knutson denied any wrongdoing, but a jury concluded otherwise.

Knutson faces a maximum of 35 years in prison.