Guilty verdict in child sexual assault trial

Marco Antonio Morales
Marco Antonio Morales

Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo man who sexually assaulted a young girl will be sentenced in court Friday morning.

Late Thursday afternoon, a guilty verdict was handed down for 28 year old Marco Antonio Morales.

He was on trial for two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child from an incident that happened in June of 2008.

He is scheduled to be sentenced Friday morning in a Potter County courthouse and could receive up to 99 years in prison.