A Springville man was found guilty Thursday of 14 felony counts of child molestation by a Tulare County Superior Court jury.
Steven Pacheco, 45, was convicted of abusing a single female victim between 2005 and 2015 in both Los Angeles and Tulare County. He was guilty of nine counts of lewd acts on a child under 14 and five counts of lewd acts on a child 14 or older.
He faces 27 years in prison when he is sentenced on Sept. 16. Pacheco also will be required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life.
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