Man charged with criminal sexual penetration

Posted at: 06/26/2013 7:44 AM
By: Elizabeth Reed, KOB.com

Sammy Pacheco, 48, is charged with criminal sexual penetration.
Sammy Pacheco, 48, is charged with criminal sexual penetration.

Bloomfield police arrested a 48-year-old man accused of having sex with a minor over the weekend.

Sammy Pacheco was charged with criminal sexual penetration and tampering with evidence on Saturday. No further information was released about the juvenile victim, but detectives told KOB Eyewitness News at 4 that her mother found Pacheco lying with the girl in bushes near the First Baptist Church of Bloomfield.

Investigators are looking into the possibility of identifying additional victims, but no additional charges have been filed at this time.

Pacheco is being held on a $75,000 bond.