McKINNEY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A Plano man found guilty of continuous sexual abuse of a child was sentenced to 60 years in prison without the possibility of parole.
In February 2018, medical professionals notified police of an 11-year-old girl who arrived at their office 19 weeks pregnant.READ MORE: Fort Worth Begins Accepting Emergency Rental Assistance Applications
The child told them Roli Lopez-Sanchez 37, of Plano, sexually assaulted her. At the time, Lopez-Sanchez had ongoing access to her.
The child disclosed details of the sexual abuse during a forensic interview by the Children’s Advocacy Center of Collin County.
Child Protective Services investigated, and the victim and her siblings were removed from the home.READ MORE: Thousands Of Arlington ISD Employees To Receive COVID-19 Vaccine At Esports Stadium
In the summer of 2018, at age 12, the victim gave birth.
Plano Police obtained DNA samples of the baby. After analysis, DNA results confirmed Lopez-Sanchez as the father of the victim’s baby.
“This innocent child showed remarkable courage by naming the monster who assaulted her; he will never harm another child again,” Collin County District Attorney Greg Willis said after the sentencing.MORE NEWS: Woman Dead, 2 Children Injured In Shooting In Dallas