Convicted felon sentenced to 40 years for indecency with a child

Convicted felon sentenced to 40 years for indecency with a child
Hector Manuel Zubia-Martinez, 61, of Petersburg (Source: Lubbock County Detention Center)

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - A Petersburg man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after being convicted of indecency with a child.

According to court documents, 61-year-old Manuel Zubia inappropriately touched a child younger than 14 years of age in September of 2016.

Zubia was convicted of attempted murder in September of 1999. The attempted murder happened in 1988.

He is on hold in the Lubbock County Detention Center for Immigration/Customs.

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