A recently married man has just been convicted of 4 out of 5 counts, including sexually assaulting one of his wife’s bridesmaids, but says he will appeal.
According to local reports, Daniel Carney reportedly forced himself on the bridesmaid after a pre-wedding celebration in Delaware. WFMZ says jurors saw surveillance video on Tuesday that helped corroborate the bridesmaid’s account of what happened.
The woman claims she passed out after drinking too much and was woken up by Carney biting and groping her. She says she blacked out again but when she woke up he was on top of her.
another exit, WNEPsays it was the groom’s new wife who found them together in the shower.
There were also text messages Carney allegedly sent the woman after the incident where he begged her to take plan B, saying: ‘We never did, but would you consider taking plan b for yourself? insure just in case? There is almost no chance but still. Please tell me yes, I beg you.
In all, Carney was found guilty of 4 counts including attempted sexual assault and simple assault, they acquitted him of an attempted rape charge.
Carney faces up to 10 years behind bars and will have to register as a sex offender after his conviction.