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News Release
Salem man sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexual abuse and sodomy involving eight year old child. - 02/16/24

DALLAS (OR) – Markis Arryon Alexander McConnico, 28, has been sentenced to serve 300 months (25 years) in prison after being found guilty of one count of Sexual Abuse in the First Degree and one count of Sodomy in the Frist Degree by Polk County Circuit Judge Monte S. Campbell. According to the evidence presented at trial, the victim was eight years old when the abuse occurred in approximately 2021. 

McConnico, of Salem, was sentenced by Judge Campbell according to Oregon’s Jessica’s Law and determinate sentencing laws. He will not be eligible for any form of early release or sentence reduction. He will also be required to serve a lifetime term of Post-Prison Supervision upon his release and register as a sex offender.

The case was investigated by the Salem Police Department and prosecuted by Deputy District Attorney Shannon Clausen of the Polk County District Attorney’s Office.


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