Man who pleaded guilty to multiple rapes in metro Detroit sentenced to 55-80 years

Posted at 11:28 AM, May 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-25 12:55:07-04

A metro Detroit man who pleaded guilty in nine different rapes across the area is happening on Thursday was sentenced to decades in prison. 

Ikeie Smith, 32, pleaded guilty to the charges earlier this month. He was sentenced to 55-80 years on the charges.

The rapes dated back to 2011 and happened in Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, Allen Park, Inkster, Garden City and Redford Township.

Some of Smith's victims made statements during the hearing.