PATERSON, NJ- A Paterson man faces life in prison following his conviction on 13 charges related to the sexual of a little girl in the city.

According to Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes, Jose Antonio Gueits was found guilty by a jury for the abuse of the child who was between five and 10 years old when the crimes took place.

Gueits will remain in custody until his sentencing by Judge Justine A. Niccollai on February 15, 2019.