WARSAW — A Java man who raped a 7-year-old girl was given a Level 2 status as a registered sex offender after a hearing in Wyoming County Court Wednesday.

Keith L. Flagg, 39, is expected to be released from Marcy Correctional Facility July 25.

Flagg served eight years of a 10-year sentence imposed in 2012.

Flagg was arrested in January 2012 after a Wyoming County Sheriff’s Department investigation into the rape of a child.

He was charged with first-degree rape and eventually pleaded guilty to attempted first-degree rape.

He will be on 10 years of post-release supervision.

Also in County Court Wednesday:

n David M. Saylor, 35, of Wyoming waived his right to a grand jury proceeding on charges of felony DWI and pleaded guilty to two counts of DWI as a misdemeanor. He was given a conditional discharge for one year and fined $2,000. He also was ordered to install an Interlock device in any car he drives.

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