Butler County man pleads guilty to 22 rape charges

Benjamin Vargo (Source: Middletown Jail)
Benjamin Vargo (Source: Middletown Jail)

HAMILTON, OH (FOX19) - A Madison Township man has pleaded guilty to 22 counts of rape and two counts of unlawful sexual conduct with a minor.

Benjamin Vargo, 27, faces life in prison when he is sentenced July 11.

Vargo was indicted in October of 2010. Prosecutors say the offenses happened between 2000 and 2008 and involved five victims; three of them being minors.

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