Man receives 20 year sentence for sexually assaulting 10-year-old girl


Raul Alberto Pacheco (Source: Greenville County Detention Center)

GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) – A man was sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty Thursday to sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl.

Raul Alberto Pacheco, 52, of Greenville, pleaded guilty to second degree attempted criminal sexual conduct with a minor and third degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor, according to Solicitor Walter Wilkins’ press release.

According to the release, police were called on February 8, 2018 to investigate.

Witnesses told police officers they had seen a video circulating around of Pacheco inappropriately kissing and touching the girl.

Police interviewed the child who told them Pacheco did sexually assault her, according to the release.

During a search warrant at his residence, police found video from his surveillance system, that was hidden in his closet, of him kissing and physically assaulting the child.

Honorable Judge Letitia Verdin sentenced Pacheco.

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