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Jim Wells County Jury Finds Man Guilty of Sexual Assault

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JIM WELLS COUNTY (Kiii News) -

A Jim Wells County man is facing some serious jail time after being found guilty of sexually assaulting a minor.

A Jim Wells County jury found Federico Juarez guilty of a sexual assault that took place back in April of 2009. At the time of the assault., the victim was 13-years old.

Investigators said Juarez threatened to kill the 13-year old girl if she did not cooperate. Juarez has been sentenced to life in prison and a $10,000 fine.