MADISON, Wis. -- (WITI) -- A former UW-Madison student was sentenced to three years in prison and five years of extended supervision on sexual assault charges.
Alec Cook was also sentenced Thursday, June 21 to three years of probation for strangulation and suffocation, and stalking charges which will be consecutive with the first three counts.
Cook pleaded guilty in February to five felonies — three counts of third degree sexual assault, strangulation and suffocation and stalking charges.
According to WMTV, Cook was expected to stand trial seven times. Jury selection for his first trial date was set to happen on Feb. 26 with the trial beginning on Feb. 27 in Jefferson County. His trial was moved out of Dane County.