Man sentenced to half a century for rape, molesting

Jeremy Stansberry (Photo Provided/Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Office)
Jeremy Stansberry (Photo Provided/Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Office)

TIPPECANOE CO., Ind. (WLFI) – A Lafayette man was sentenced to more than 50 years in prison for child molesting and rape.

Jeremy Stansberry, 36, pleaded guilty to the charges in March. Prosecutor Pat Harrington said some of the charges date back more than three years.

Stansberry was sentenced to 52 years behind bars and 4 years of probation. He will not be eligible for parole until he is 76 years old. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, off topic, or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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