ST. TAMMANY PARISH, La. - Four men were found guilty of raping a 15-year-old girl in 2008 in St. Tammany Parish.
Michael Ayo, 25, Brett Ward, 27, Clayton King, 22, and Derrick Maise, 23, were charged with attempted aggravated rape and aggravated rape, which carries a mandatory life sentence.
The now 19-year-old girl told the attorney general's office that Maise and Ayo raped her, King held her down by her shoulders and Ward punched her repeatedly in the stomach as she screamed and thrashed.
A sentencing hearing is set for May.