Iowa Man Sentenced To Prison For Dodge County Child Assault

(Emmet) An Iowa man who had an inappropriate contract with a minor was sentenced Friday to two-and-a-half years in prison. Selvin Ivan Santos Ortez pled no contest to a reduced felony count of Third Degree Sexual Assault of a Child. In the fall of 2018, authorities were notified of a complaint made against Ortez for assaulting a minor in the summer of 2015 in the town of Emmet. Through their investigation, it was determined that Ortez was aware that the victim was 14-years-old at the time. According to the criminal complaint, the victim told investigators that Ortez did make sexual contact. In addition to the 30 month prison sentence, the 27-year-old will spend three years on extended supervision and must register as a sex offender for 15 years.