A Rapid City man, originally from New Mexico, faces a maximum sentence of life in prison if convicted of several charges, including first degree rape.
38 year old, Alexander Palomarez was arraigned this morning in Seventh Circuit Court for the rape of a three year old girl on June first.
He entered a not guilty plea.
Palomarez also plead not guilty to four counts of distributing and manufacturing child pornography,related to photos allegedly found on his cell phone from the June 1 incident.
He's being held on $100,000 cash only bond.