MEXICO, Mo. -

An Audrain County man is headed to prison after beating a woman unconscious in late 2012.

ABC 17 News confirmed Jordan Shelton of Mexico was sentenced on Friday to 10 years behind bars for the attack. He has to serve a minimum of at least eight and a half years.

Witnesses came forward and said Shelton hit the woman in the face, rendering her unconscious for more than 20 minutes.

She had no memory of what happened.