SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. - (KNEP) - Through an investigation, a Gering man is facing two counts of sexual assault and one count of sexual assault of a child.
According the affidavit, this past January a victim approached police describing a sexual assault that occurred in 1998. The victim told officers Bacilio Palomo Sr. allegedly assaulted her while she was staying over another person’s home.
Upon a further investigation, Scottsbluff Police located another victim who told officers that at the age of six, Palomo had sexually assaulted her.
Palomo is currently held in Scotts Bluff County Detention Center on 10% of $250,000. A request for a mugshot has been made. At the time of publication the photo was not available to NBC Nebraska.