Valley child predator sentenced

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RIO GRANDE VALLEY, Texas – A valley child predator has learned his sentence today.

42-year-old Jose Cresencio Zuniga from McAllen has been sentenced to 15 years on each of four counts.

This includes one count of aggravated sexual assault of a child, two counts of indecency with a child sexual contact, and one count of tampering with a witness.

Hidalgo County District Attorney noted the collaboration between the McAllen Police Department and the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office, which worked diligently to bring justice to the young victim.

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