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Man Gets Eight-Year Sentence For Attack

Man Gets Eight-Year Sentence For Attack

A 26-year-old man is going to prison for last year’s attack on a female University of Virginia student. Matthew Rene Beaulieu (pictured) was given a 40-year-sentence Wednesday, with all but eight years suspended. Beaulieu has been convicted of trying to force the student into his car last November on Stadium Road. Police have said they found handcuffs, duct tape and a knife in his car. He will need to register as a sex offender after he serves his eight-year active sentence.