Man sentenced to 20 years in prison for 2010 attack on Columbus Riverwalk

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A Columbus man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to attempted rape.

Danny McCasland received the sentence Monday for the 2010 attack on the Riverwalk near the Oliver Dam.

The victim was riding her bike when McCaslind snatched her off. The victim says he choked her and she feared for her life.

She was able to escape before the rape occurred.

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