ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A man pleaded guilty Wednesday to sexually abusing a child in the Pueblo of Laguna, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
Michael Ray Looney, 39, will face at least a 15-year prison sentence.
Looney, who is not American Indian, lives on the pueblo where the sexual acts occurred. He was arrested in June 2013 and has been detained every since. The child was between the ages of 12 and 16, according to the DOJ.