CHULA VISTA (CNS) - A former Chula Vista elementary school tutor and volunteer youth football coach who repeatedly molested a young relative was sentenced Tuesday to eight years in state prison.
Carlos I. Ojeda, 21, pleaded guilty in March to a single charge of committing a lewd act on a child under 14.
At the time of Ojeda's arrest in June 2012, Chula Vista police said the defendant sexually assaulted the child several times, starting in July 2011. Authorities would not reveal the victim's gender, saying only the child was under 10.
Ojeda was a tutor on a contract basis at Lauderbach Elementary School. The victim was not a student at the school or a member of the team Ojeda coaches, police said.
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