Juneau man receives 20 years for sexual abuse case

    The Dimond Court House in Juneau. Photo credit to Charles Murphy.

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Court records show Miguel Franquez, 28, pled guilty to one count of sexual abuse of a minor in the second degree in a case involving a child under the age of 13.

    Superior Court Judge Daniel Schally sentenced Franquez to 30 years in prison with 10 years suspended.  He also imposed a sentence of 10 years probation.

    The state dismissed one count of sexual abuse of a minor in the second degree in a case involving unlawful contact with a child under 13.

    The original charges stem from an incident in October 2018.

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