Richard Dinizo gets 25 years to life for sexually abusing young girls

Richard Dinizo pled guilty to three counts of predatory sexual assault of a child back in December. (2/18/14)

CORTLANDT MANOR - A former Cortlandt Manor basketball coach has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison after admitting to sexually abusing several young girls.

Richard Dinizo pleaded guilty to three counts of predatory sexual assault of a child back in December.

The 58-year-old admitted to tricking two 7-year-old girls and a 10-year-old girl to playing a 'tasting game' that involved oral sex.

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The crimes took place between 2008 and 2011.

Dinizo is said to have also videotaped the encounters.

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