Convicted Rapist Sentenced to 78 Years-to-Life

Press Release

On September 11, 2012, Marquis Phillips was sentenced to 78-years-to life in state prison for robbing a woman in an elevator before dragging her into the stairwells of her apartment building and sexually assaulting her. On August 10, 2012, Phillips was convicted by a jury of five counts of Predatory Sexual Assault, one count of Burglary in the First Degree, Robbery in the Second Degree, and Sexual Abuse in the First Degree.