Previous Providence entertainment director to serve 9 years in jail for kid molestation


Providence authorities shared this reservation image of Manuel Nunez.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)– A previous Providence entertainment director has actually been sentenced to serve 9 years in jail for kid molestation, according to Chief law officer Peter Neronha.

Manuel Nunez, 44, of Cranston pleaded guilty in 2015 to sexually attacking a teenage woman.

Soon prior to his arrest, Nunez was designated as the Director of the John Rollins Entertainment Center on Meadow Opportunity.

The 13-year-old woman went to a youth basketball program ran by Nunez, stated Neronha.

The woman’s mom later on got in touch with authorities to report that her child had actually been attacked by Nunez.

A judge sentenced Nunez to 25 years, with 9 to serve and 16 suspended.

He was likewise released a no contact order with the victim and is needed to sign up as a sex transgressor.