Rochester man convicted of ongoing sexual abuse of child younger than 13

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — A Rochester man is guilty of ongoing sexual abuse of a child under the age of 13.

Prosecutors say 47-year-old Miguel Cotto was convicted Wednesday of predatory sexual assault against a child.

The abuse happened between November 2018 and January 2020.

The District Attorney’s Office says the young victim was able to work with investigators to face her abuser in court.

Cotto is facing a minimum of 10 years in prison and a maximum of 25 to life. He is scheduled to be sentenced on Nov. 18.