A man charged with attacking a woman on a Northeast Side bike trail is heading to prison.

Terrell Jenkins was in the Bexar County Jail last year on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. He was charged with sexually assaulting a woman on the bike trails off Austin Highway.

DNA testing was used to connect Jenkins to the crime.

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Jenkins was sentenced to 17 years in prison for the attack. He was also sentenced to eight years for the aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge.

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