Cherokee Co. man gets life in prison for sexual assault of child

Cherokee Co. man gets life in prison for sexual assault of child
Cherokee County Sheriff's Office
CrimeWatch

POSTED: Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 9:19am

UPDATED: Friday, December 12, 2014 - 3:10pm

A Rusk man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for the aggravated sexual assault of a child under the age of 14.

According to Cherokee County prosecutor Charles Breaux, Rafael Villegas, 54, sexually assaulted a girl back in 2000. Officials were able to charge the convict because of an amended law allowing the state to prosecute crimes committed within 10 years of the victim's eighteenth birthday. Therefore, the statute of limitations did not apply.

Villegas was found guilty Tuesday by a grand jury. Breaux said the key to the case was testimony from three other adults who claimed they were sexually assaulted by Villegas when they were children.

The convict is currently facing two other indictments for aggravated sexual assault of a child. He may become eligible for parole after serving 30 years, Breaux stated.

Villegas also received five years in 2010 for a DWI and was currently out on parole when he was charged with the aggravated sexual assault.

Deborah Dictson was the lead prosecutor in this case.

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ESTELA REYES THE MOTHER FROM ROSA AND LUPE
JOANNA ARES # NIECE
MARIA DE ROSARIO REYES AKA ROSA
GUADALUPE REYES AKA LUPE

I want everybody to see this names of this people and to know that their are big liers they should be in jail for perjury in the state of texas. THEY SHOULD TAKE A LIE DETECTOR TEST
To see who is saying the true my father have ask to take a lie detector test and the state attorney will not give him a lie detector test why because the state of texas dont care

He is not guility am Fernando Villegas DOB 06-30-1984 he is my father my father did not have a fare trial because the prosecutor CHARLES BREAUX did hear my part of the story i live with them since 1995 to 2000 am the key witness to this cases i have all the true and nothing but the true like a told the invastigator LASLY my father work from sun up to sun down her mother ESTELA REYES was always at the house how can you rape or assalt a kid when the mother is always home SHE did not have a job

He is not guilty he is my father my name is Fernando Villegas DOB 06-30-1984 i when to rusk high school i live with them in back 1996 to up to 2000 and my father did not have a fare court they never send me a letter to said my testimony in part of my father case i want everybody to know the girls names because they also attent school in rusk their name are mother estela reyes, maria de rosario reyes, guadalupe reyes, and this otheir girl name joanna are making up this big lie about my father

He's i s not gulity

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