Calif. prisoner pleads guilty to 3 more rapes

Calif. man serving 87 to life for rape pleads guilty to 3 unsolved Md. rapes from 1980s


The Associated Press via The Capital 

ROCKVILLE, M.D. — A man in prison in California for several rapes has pleaded guilty to three unsolved rapes in Maryland, extending an already long sentence.

Prosecutors in Montgomery County said 54-year-old Gerald Smith pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of first degree rape and was sentenced to 50 years in prison. He is already serving an 87- year-to-life sentence in California.

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