Dinuba man gets 15 to life for child molestation

Dinuba man pleads no contest to child molestation

A Dinuba man will spend more than 15 years in prison after a Tulare County Judge sentenced him on Tuesday.

39-year-old Juan Ortega pleaded no contest to one count of oral contact with a child under 10-years-old, six counts of lewd acts on a child under the age of 14-years-old.

Ortega also pleaded no contest to possession of child pornography.

The crimes occurred between January 1, 2013 and March 15, 2014 against on girl who was between 9 and 11-years-old at the time.

He will also be required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.

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