AKRON - A Summit County jury has found Patrick Renaud, 49, guilty of raping a 12-year-old girl.
Renaud molested his victim between March 2013 and December 2013. Twinsburg police opened an investigation when the victim's mother came forward after receiving allegations via text messages from her daughter.
Renaud, of Tallmadge, was found guilty on two counts of rape, two counts of sexual battery, and five counts of gross sexual imposition. He faces a sentence of life in prison.
Sentencing is scheduled for October 26.