Roosevelt County officials arrest man accused of sexual contact with missing teen

Roosevelt County officials arrest man accused of sexual contact with missing teen

ROOSEVELT COUNTY, NM (KFDA) - A Littlefield man is behind bars after being accused of sexual contact with a minor.

After a 13-year-old Portales girl went missing, investigators discovered her with Jimmy Kit Fields.

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Investigators said Fields drove from Littlefield on four separate occasions to meet with the girl.

The girl testified that Fields had bought her alcohol and engaged in sexual intercourse with her on each occasion.

Officials also accused Fields of graphic sexual discussions with the girl over the phone.

Fields was arrested by the Roosevelt County Sheriff's Office.

He was booked into the Lamb County Detention Center pending extradition back to Roosevelt County.

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