Rabbi found guilty in molestation case

BROOKLYN - A Brooklyn rabbi was found guilty Monday for sexually abusing a 16-year-old boy on eight occasions in 2004 and 2005.

Rabbi Baruch Lebovits was convicted on eight counts of criminal sexual act in the third degree. He faces up to four years in prison on each count.

Lebovits is also awaiting trial on two additional molestation accusations.

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