Man to serve 20 years in prison for exposing women to HIV


Antonio Myawn Bacon Jr.

Antonio Bacon, 23, of Savannah will have to serve time in jail for exposing women to HIV.

According to reports by Savannah Morning News, Bacon had sex with four women without informing them of his HIV status. One was a 15-year-old girl.

Prosecutors said Bacon had sex with the women in 2012 and 2013.

Bacon’s attorney asked the judge to sentence him to probation. However, he will have to serve at least four years behind bars, and he will be on probation for the remaining 16 years.

Bacon was convicted of reckless conduct by an HIV-infected person.


A.R. Shaw
A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents culture, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Shaw's latest book, Trap History, delves into the history and global dominance of Trap music. Follow his journey on TrapHistory.Com, Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.

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