Trial set for man facing minor-sex charges

Mugshot courtesy of the Sublette County Sheriff's Office

SUBLETTE COUNTY – A Boulder man pleaded not guilty to felony charges of sexual abuse of a minor, at his Dec. 8 arraignment in 9th District Court.

Cung N. Sang, 23, is charged with second-degree sexual abuse of a minor, third-degree sexual abuse of a minor and deliveries of nicotine and alcohol to a minor on Sept. 22, court records show.

Sang, who is represented by public defender Elisabeth Trefonas, is now scheduled for a jury trial on March 13, 2023, with five days set aside. His pretrial conference is set for Feb. 16, 2023, at 2:30 p.m. and no plea agreements will be accepted after that date, according to 9th District Court Judge Marv Tyler.

If found guilty at trial, Sang faces maximum sentences of 35 years and maximum fines of $20,500, court records show.