Man found guilty of sexually assaulting NU student in dorm room

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EVANSTON, Ill. — A man has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a Northwestern University student in her dorm room while she slept.

Pablo Herrera, 33, of West Chicago, was found guilty of criminal sexual assault. He faces four to 14 years in prison.

The attack happened six years ago after the victim told Herrera he could spend the night on the floor of her dorm room following a night out drinking.

The woman testified that she woke up to find Herrera assaulting her.