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Ventura County Man Gets 24 Year State Prison Sentence For Child Molestation

An Oxnard man has been sentenced to more than two decades behind bars after entering guilty pleas to child molestation charges. Ventura County prosecutors say Alberto Barreto repeatedly molested two girls in the Oxnard home where he was living.

Oxnard Police detectives say the 39 year old man confessed to the crimes. He later pled guilty.

Barreto was sentenced to 24 years in state prison.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral. 
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