Ex-CU student convicted of rape released after 1 year in jail 08/16/2017 7:51 am PDT Comments KDVR via KDVR: BOULDER, Colo. -- (KDVR) -- Outrage brewed in Boulder after a convicted sex offender was let out of jail early. Austin Wilkerson, a former University of Colorado student who was convicted of sexually assaulting a woman he met at a party, served a one-year sentence. Boulder County sheriff's deputies said their hands were tied; the law required the release of Wilkerson. Prosecutors said Wilkerson took advantage of a drunk college student in 2014, saying he told people he was going to take care of her. He raped her, according to prosecutors. The 23-year-old is no longer living in Boulder. As of Tuesday, he was registered as a sex offender in Morrison. FULL STORY: Ex-CU student convicted of rape released after 1 year in jail - KDVR #Boulder #Colorado #Rape #SexCrimes #SexOffender Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.