NASHUA, N.H. (AP) - Jurors have convicted a Manchester man of sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl, whose family had hired him to renovate a bathroom at their Nashua home.
The Nashua Telegraph reports (https://bit.ly/2kiNXB3 ) 53-year-old Santos Cerritos was convicted last week of two counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault after jurors found he inappropriately touched and performed a sex act upon the girl 2 1/2 years ago.
Cerritos’ bail has been revoked. Prosecutors say one of the counts carries a presumptive sentence of 25 years to life in state prison. The other carries a prison term of 10 to 30 years. His sentencing hearing is scheduled for early April.
Cerritos was arrested in September 2014. He denied any wrongdoing when questioned by investigators.
Information from: The Telegraph, https://www.nashuatelegraph.com
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