Pawtucket man to serve 30 years in prison for child molestation

Rhode Island Attorney General's Office in Cranston. (WLNE)

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WLNE) — The Rhode Island Attorney General’s Office said Monday that a Pawtucket man was sentenced to serve 30 years in prison after being found guilty of child molestation.

Miguel Montero was convicted of sexually assaulting a young girl under the age of 14 at the time, between 2015 and 2020.

The 41-year-old assaulted the young girl who was known to him, at a home in Pawtucket.

Montero was issued a no contact order with the victim, said Neronha. Additionally, he is required to register as a sex offender.

He is also facing charges in federal court stemming from allegations that he traveled to the Dominican Republic to engage in sex with a minor between 2009 and 2013.

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