An Alexander County Superior Court Jury found a man not guilty of alleged sex crimes dating back to 2013 today. Alejandro A Martinez age 40 was charged with numerous counts of Felony Statutory Rape/ Sex Offense with a defendant more than 6 years older than the victim. Martinez was arrested in Alexander County in 2013 and had been held in jail for over 900 days awaiting trial. According to defense Attorney Joel Harbinson of Taylorsille the jury returned the not guilty verdict after less than an hour of deliberation. Martinez is facing similar charges in South Carolina according to Harbinson.