Man sentenced for rape conviction

JOHNSTOWN – A Johnstown man was sentenced Wednesday in Fulton County Court for a rape conviction.

Joseph McRedmond Jr., 32, of 1253 Old Trail Road, was sentenced by Judge Polly A. Hoye to six months in the county jail and 10 years probation as part of a plea arrangement.

The sentence was based on McRedmond’s April 24 guilty plea to charges of second-degree rape and endangering the welfare of a child.

He was arrested July 31 by state police.