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Man convicted in child sexual battery case

Brandon Fleming, 23, faces mandatory life in prison

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 23-year-old man was found guilty Friday of sexual battery against a child.

According to the Office of the State Attorney, in October 2012, Brandon Jerome Fleming forced a 6-year-old child he was babysitting to perform a sexual act on him.

The child later told her mother, who then contacted police, according to officials.

Fleming will be sentenced the week of June 1. He faces mandatory life in prison.