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Honduran man taken into custody for sexual abuse

Honduran man taken into custody for sexual abuse

CREATED Mar 5, 2012

Web Producer: Rikki Mitchell

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - The trial for a Honduran man accused of the sexual abuse of a minor will begin in April.

Hernan Ramirez-Orteja, 37, has been indicted on charges of one count of aggravated sexual abuse by use of force or threats and one count of aggravated sexual abuse of a person under the age of 12.

If convicted, Ramirez-Orteja faces from 30 years to life in prison.

His trial is scheduled to begin before District Judge Cindy K. Jorgenson on April 24 in Tucson.