Portales man convicted of battering a police officer.

Portales, NM--A Portales man will head to prison for battery of a police office among other crimes.

On Thursday, the ninth district court in Eastern New Mexico convicted 29-year-old Greg Sena of battery on a police officer, attempted child abuse, false imprisonment and possession of methamphetamine.

The charges stem from three separate incidents that stretched from last year into this March.

Sena was sentenced to 12 and a half years.