Navajo Nation man pleads guilty for sexual assault charge

A man from the Navajo Nation pleaded guilty to a sexual assault charge.

Amos Joe, 61 admitted to a count of aggravated sexual assault. He said he assaulted a 60-year-old woman who was hitchhiking near his home on the New Mexico portion of the reservation.

Joe face life in prison. Sentencing hasn't been scheduled.

Get the Story:
Man admits assaulting 60-year-old (The Farmington Daily Times 5/25)

Relevant Documents:
US Attorney's Office Press Release | Complaint: US v. Joe

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