A Longmont man accused of sexually assaulting a number of kids over 4 years was discovered responsible on all counts by a jury on Tuesday.
Douglas Kent Hartman, 60, was discovered responsible of sexual assault on a toddler by an individual ready of belief with a sample of abuse, sexual assault on a toddler below the age of 15, and enticement of a kid following a weeklong trial in Boulder District Choose Judith Labuda’s courtoom in Boulder District Courtroom.
“We thank the jury for his or her service and the victims for coming ahead,” Boulder Deputy District Legal professional Laura Kinde mentioned Tuesday following the decision. “We additionally thank the Longmont police division for his or her work on this case.”
Hartman, who’s free on $50,000 bond, is now scheduled for a sentencing listening to on Aug. 23. The intercourse assault on a toddler counts are topic to Colorado’s indeterminate sentencing legislation for intercourse offenses, which implies Hartman must full therapy and apply for parole earlier than being launched from jail after any sentence served.
In keeping with an arrest affidavit, Longmont police acquired the primary report of sexual assault in September 2014 when a lady reported that her 6-year-old daughter mentioned Hartman had sexually assaulted her a number of occasions by performing oral intercourse on her in his toilet when he was baby-sitting her.
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