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Husband and wife plead guilty to child sex assault charges

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A husband and wife from White River Junction are pleading guilty to felony child sex assault charges.

Lucinda Smith was in court Tuesday where she reached a plea deal and is now sentenced to 20-years-to-life in prison. Her husband, Steve Smith, reached a similar deal last month.

The couple was a regular sight in the area wearing all white religious-style clothing and bowing to passing traffic. They were arrested last year when two teenagers came forward to police saying the couple coerced the teens to have sex them.

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