Aug 16, 2014 22:33 California man faces life sentence in 1987 rape of Baton Rouge woman California man faces life sentence in 1987 rape of Baton Rouge woman Advocate staff report| Aug. 16, 2014 Comments A 60-year-old California man is awaiting sentencing next month following his conviction Thursday night in the 1987 rape of a woman in Baton Rouge. Alfred James Carter, of Los Angeles, will face a mandatory term of life in prison when state District Judge Lou Daniel sentences him Sept. 18. DNA linked Carter to the crime in 2012. Carter raped the woman at a Sharp Lane apartment on June 25, 1987, and threatened to kill her and her child, who was 2 years old at the time, court documents indicate. An East Baton Rouge Parish jury found him guilty of aggravated rape.