GARNER, Iowa (AP) -

A 24-year-old man has been given 50 years in prison for sexually abusing two children starting in 2006.

The Mason City Globe Gazette says Dustin Perry, of Forest City, was sentenced on Tuesday. He was convicted of sex abuse involving children under age 12. Prosecutors say the incidents date back to July 1, 2006.

Perry was given two sentences of 25 years that will run consecutively.