MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — An Atlantic City man who lured and sexually assaulted a 7-year-old girl is now headed to state prison.

Atlantic County prosecutors say 61-year-old Victoriano Sevilla received a 20-year sentence Friday. He also will have to register as a sex offender and will be on lifetime parole supervision once he’s freed from prison.

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Sevilla had pleaded guilty last December to aggravated sexual assault. The charge stemmed from an incident that occurred in May 2014.

Prosecutors say a 911 caller reported Sevilla was attacking the child at a city residence.

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He fled the scene before police arrived. But officers soon found him on a nearby street.

Sevilla will have to serve 18 years of his sentence before he becomes eligible for parole.

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