Vierstra sentenced to five years prison for rape

MOSCOW, ID - A man accused of raping a woman on the University of Idaho campus last October was sentenced Monday in the Latah County Courthouse.

Jesse Vierstra, 20, of Twin Falls was sentenced to a minimum of five years and a maximum of 15 years in prison. In March, he was found guilty of raping a female U of I student behind the Sigma Chi Fraternity house during a party on Homecoming weekend.