Brian Stepp, my former elementary school classmate, and fellow former rider of Bus No. 3...
April 14, 2007 09:20 AM
...gets 55 years in the slammer for rape, sexual assault and kidnapping. The prosecutor says:
"This is a very sociopathic, deceptive criminal, with a truly dark spirit and evil intent, who tries to come across as a victim himself - when in reality he represents the type of terror that lurks in the darkness and can grab any one of us at any time."
And I wish I could say that was not the Brian Stepp I knew in the fourth grade. But it was. He was an extremely violent and belligerent, even then.