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Beaulieu Pleads Guilty To Abduction

Beaulieu Pleads Guilty To Abduction

A man pleaded guilty to one count of abduction with intent to defile in Charlottesville Circuit Court on Tuesday. Matthew Beaulieu of Palmyra was accused of attacking a UVA student in November and trying to force her into the back of a car.  Beaulieu admitted to police he was going to sexually assault her. He could face up to 20 years and life in prison at his August sentencing.