A former Plano firefighter was sentenced to 60 years in prison for aggravated sexual assault of a child, prosecutors announced.
According to Collin County District Attorney Greg Willis, 45-year-old Larry Combest, of McKinney, molested a child in Wylie from 2002 until about 2004.
The child was 11 to 14 years old at the time. The victim, now an adult, told a sibling in 2015 about the abuse after learning that two other children said Combest abused them.
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Wylie police spoke to the adult victim about the abuse and investigated the case.
Combest was arrested Dec. 21 and charged with indecency with a child.
The jury sentenced Combest to 60 years in prison for aggravated sexual assault of a child and 20 years for each count of indecency with a child. The sentences will run concurrently.