House painter sentenced for sexually assaulting 5-year-old child

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A Port Chester man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for sexually assaulting a child. 

Authorities say Fabio Coutinho, 42, admitted to engaging in a sex act with the 5-year-old victim last year.

Officials say the sex assault took place at a New Castle home where Coutinho had been hired as a painter.

After serving his sentence, Coutinho will have 15 years of post-release supervision and must register as a sexual offender.

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