Tucson man sentenced to prison for sexual abuse of minor

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A federal judge has sentenced a Tucson man to 41 months in prison for sexual abuse of a minor.

According to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's office District of Arizona, 48-year-old Michael Alvarez Martinez had previously pleaded guilty to one count of abusive sexual contact of a minor. Martinez and his victim are both members of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe.

Martinez will be required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life and will be placed on lifetime federal supervision.

The FBI and the Pascua Yaqui Police Department investigated this case.

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