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Escambia County man convicted on sexual battery charges
An Escambia county man is facing up to life in prison after being convicted on child sexual battery charges.
Jeffrey Morris was convicted by an Escambia County jury on two counts sexual battery, and one count of lewd and lascivious molestation on a victim under 12.
The charges stem from ongoing sexual activity from the time the victim was 6-years old until she was 18.
The victim gave birth in February, and DNA confirmed that Morris is the father.
He is scheduled to be sentenced on July 10-th.