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Man convicted of 2013 burglary, rape of SCAD student

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Willie Coleman (Source: Chatham County Sheriff's Office) Willie Coleman (Source: Chatham County Sheriff's Office)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Willie Coleman has been convicted of rape and two counts of first degree burglary for the burglary and rape of a SCAD student in April 2013.

Coleman took the student's purse, cell phone and $160, then smothered her with a pillow and raped her in her apartment in the 1800 block of Jefferson Street.

The jury rendered the verdict in seven minutes.

Coleman is waiting to be sentenced. He is facing 20 years to life.  

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