Sometimes people just take things way too far. While rape in and of itself is “taking things to far,” (to put it very mildly) Antonio Owenford, 26, took his violence to excess when he threw the body of a 16-year-old sex worker from the roof of a three-story apartment building after brutally raping her.

“She’s in a body cast,” informed a family friend of the teen. “Her mom said she’s talking, but still can’t move or anything.” The unidentified teen is reportedly in serious condition at Brookdale University Hospital.

The night began when the teen connected with Anwar Desouza, 24, through Backpage.com, a classified advertising site that people often use to sell sex. He had her come to his East New York home, which he shares with his wife and two children. The two made it to the roof where they ran into Owensford after 3 a.m.

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Things deteriorated quickly after negotiations over the $100 price. The argument quickly turned violent when both Desouza and Owensford attacked, choked, and raped the girl.

Immediately after the rape, Owensford then grabbed the girl and hurled her over the ledge of the building, where she fell three stories into the rear courtyard. One neighbor reported, “I heard a short scream. I didn’t check to see what it was … it must have been her. She could only get out a quick scream before … boom! Horrible.”

After the teen was rushed to the hospital and treated for broken bones in her arm and leg, investigators found Desouza’s phone number in the teen’s phone. They arrested him right away and charged with attempted murder, rape, assault, and strangulation.

But things, as they say, are not always as they seem.

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Desouza invited Owensford to spend the night that night in the East New York apartment. It was at 3 a.m. that Owensford used Desouza’s cell phone, where he scheduled the meeting with the teen. The teen was allegedly coerced into making a false identification of Desouza. She testified that it was Owensford, and not Desouza, who attacked her.

Desouza’s case was dismissed, and Owensford lost a plea bargain for violating the terms of the cooperation. A Brooklyn judge stated, “I don’t see where mercy fits in this savage, heinous, and vicious crime,” before sentencing Owensford to 25 years to life.