Otero County man con­victed of sex crimes

Albuquerque Journal - - METRO & NM -

ALAM­OGORDO — An Otero County jury found Car­los Pacheco, 35, guilty of two counts of first-de­gree felony crim­i­nal sex­ual pen­e­tra­tion of a mi­nor, and one count of sec­ond-de­gree felony crim­i­nal sex­ual con­tact of a mi­nor fol­low­ing a two-day trial be­fore 12th Ju­di­cial Dis­trict Judge James W. Counts Nov. 6, ac­cord­ing to a Dis­trict At­tor­ney’s Of­fice news re­lease.

This case was pros­e­cuted by Chief Deputy Dis­trict At­tor­ney Scot Key. The case was in­ves­ti­gated by the Otero County Sher­iff’s Of­fice, ac­cord­ing to the re­lease.

Pacheco faces a max­i­mum of 51 years in prison at his sen­tenc­ing hear­ing later this year.

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