Sanford man sought on child sex charges

MONTE VISTA– The Monte Vista Police Department is looking for Thomas Jackson (TJ) Peterson, 43, Sanford, who is wanted for Unlawful Sexual Contact and Sexual Assault on a Child by one in a position of trust.

A warrant for Peterson has been issued through Rio Grande County Court and law enforcement has been actively looking for Peterson. Peterson is from the Sanford and Conejos County area.   

If you know Peterson’s whereabouts, please contact your local law enforcement agency, or Detective Zeke Sisneros through dispatch at 719-852-5111.