BATON ROUGE, La. (KLFY) – Former Sons of Guns reality TV star Will Hayden, who was convicted of rape last month for sexually assaulting two preteen girls, has been sentenced to life in prison plus 40 years, The Advocate reports.
Hayden, 51, of Greenwell Springs, La., was found guilty on April 7, 2017, by an East Baton Rouge Parish jury. The jury only deliberated for a little over an hour before reaching a unanimous guilty verdict.
The youngest victim, now 15, testified Hayed raped her in 2013 and 2014 when she was 11 and 12. The oldest victim, now 37, testified Hayden raped her when she was 12 and 13 in the 1990s.
The sexual assaults involving both young women occurred in East Baton Rouge Parish, according to The Advocate.