22-year-old found guilty of aggravated sexual assault of a child

A Port Isabel man was found guilty of aggravated sexual assault of a child, who was under the age of 6-years-old, and indecency with a child sexual contact.

Miguel Angel Aguilera faces a minimum of 25 years in prison with no possibility of parole or early release.

The jury will sentence the 22-year-old on Monday.

Cameron County Assistant District Attorneys Stephanie Rollins and Brandy Bailey, with the newly created Child Abuse Unit, prosecuted the case.

This unit TMs ability to focus on these extreme child abuse cases in collaboration with other key agencies has helped to ensure strong convictions, District Attorney Luis Saenz said.

The assault happened during December 2012.