Crime

Timothy Layne Martinez gets 32 years for sex assault on two sleeping women he videotaped

Last December, we shared the startling post "Wake Up: You May Have Just Been Sexually Assaulted by Timothy Layne Martinez." At the time, Jefferson County officials were reluctant to provide too many details about Martinez, who faced nineteen counts of sexual assault against two women -- acts he'd allegedly videotaped. But now that Martinez has received a 32-year sentence for the crimes, the specifics are coming out.
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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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