Sanford man wanted on child sex charges 

MONTE VISTA — The Monte Vista Police Department is looking for Thomas Jackson (TJ) Peterson, 43, Sanford, who is wanted in connection to unlawful sexual contact and sexual assault on a child by a person 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, contact your local law enforcement agency, or MVPD through dispatch at 719-852-5111.