Rapist devastated after learning the victim is infected with HIVBy Mason White 5:02 PM August 11, 2015
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By: Tanya Malhotra
A man was arrested on a charge of rape after allegedly raping a man who is carrying HIV, police in Australia said.
48-year-old Phillip Donald Jason of Sunshine Coast, was distraught and upset to learn that the man he raped is carrying HIV.
According to the police investigation, Jason’s first sexual encounter with the other man was consensual, but he later crossed the line and was charged with rape.
The victim asked him to stop, but he did not. After his arrest, Jason was told that the victim is HIV positive. Jason underwent six months of medical tests.
He did not contract HIV. Jason pleaded guilty to rape, robbery and assault. Jason was sentenced to serve two and a half years in prison.