Previously deported immigrant from Mexico sentenced for sexually assaulting young girl

- 35-year-old Avimael Lopez admitted to one count of force oral copulation on a child under ten.
Lopez  was caught in the act assaulting the young girl in a bathroom stall at the Riverside restaurant where he worked as a cook.
He's been sentenced to fifteen years to life in prison.
According to ICE officials, Lopez was deported back to Mexico in 2010. 

It's unclear when he came back into the US.

Copyright 2017 FOX 11 Los AngelesDownload our mobile app for breaking news alerts or to watch FOX 11 News | Follow us on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and YouTube. Be a citizen journalist for FOX 11 and get paid – download the Fresco News App today.

Up Next:

  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories You May Be Interested In – includes Advertiser Stories