LAKE ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A Lake St. Louis man found guilty of burglary and molesting a girl was sentenced to 27 years in prison Monday.
Matthew Burnett, 28, was convicted of breaking into a home near Wentzville in December 2012. While inside the home, Burnett held down a 13-year-old girl and touched her sexually.
Burnett faced life in prison.