Tyler Lowis sentenced to up to 56 years in prison

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - Tyler Lowis was sentenced on Thursday, Sept. 7 for sexually assaulting two school-aged boys when over a two year period.

The sexual assaults started when the boys were 13 and 11 years old. Lowis would dress his victim in a diaper and give him a pacifier. Footage of the sexual assaults were found on Lowis' personal tablet.

Police also found Lowis was in possession of child pornography. 

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In August, Lowis pled guilty to four charges, including two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, child sexually abusive commercial activity and using a computer to commit a crime. 

The court sentenced him on all of those charges, and he could serve up to 56 years and 3 months in prison.

Lowis will also be under lifetime electronic monitoring. 

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