Victoria man sentenced to 55 years in prison for sexually abusing a child

The abuse lasted from 2016 to 2021

VICTORIA, Texas – On Oct. 5, 2022, a Victoria County jury sentenced Victoriano Cruz Alvarado, 28, to 55 years in the Institutional Division of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. The jury found Alvarado guilty of the offense of Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child under the age of 14, following a three day trial.

A prison sentence for this offense must be served day for day, therefore, the defendant will not be eligible for parole.

Based on evidence, the jury determined Alvarado repeatedly sexually abused a child from 2016 to 2021. The abuse began when the child was five years old. The child, now 11-years-old, testified at trial.

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Victoriano Cruz Alvarado