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ALTUS, Okla. – An Oklahoma couple is accused of numerous sex crimes against children.

Valentin and Crystal Benavidez were arrested Tuesday after the mother of two teenage girls called police.

According to KSWO, Valentin allegedly had a sexual relationship with one of the girls.  Officials say Crystal would often participate in this sexual relationship.

Investigators also found that Valentin allegedly gave one of the teenage girls meth.

Valentin and Crystal are facing charges of second-degree rape and forcible sodomy.

Valentin also faces a charge of willfully encouraging a minor child to possess or use a controlled dangerous substance.


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