Hampton man pleads guilty to assaulting a young girl

Luis Hernandez
Luis Hernandez

He entered a guilty plea to the lesser offense of simple assault and has been ordered to spend 30 days in jail, with credit for time served.

Posted: Mar 26, 2019 8:08 PM
Updated: Mar 27, 2019 12:14 PM

HAMPTON, Iowa – A plea deal resulted in a Franklin County man pleading guilty to assaulting a young girl.

Luis Miguel Damas Hernandez, 22 of Hampton, was initially charged with 3rd degree sex abuse for entering the girl’s bedroom on January 1 and sexually assaulting her. He entered a guilty plea to the lesser offense of simple assault and has been ordered to spend 30 days in jail, with credit for time served.

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