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The Marshall county case involving five men sexually abusing a teenage girl has come to an end, with the final two men being sentenced earlier this week. 


20-year-old Michael Mejilla and 28-year-old Dustin Purcell, both of Britton each received 10 years in prison on conditions of a plea deal.  All five men were accused of illegal sexual intercourse with a Marshall County teenager younger than 16 at the time.  Some also faced child pornography charges as they had inappropriate pictures of the teen as well. 


They were arrested in October of 2017.