Former Quarterback Star Charged with Sexual Assault of Child
EDINBURG — New details on the arrest of a former Edinburg North high school quarterback Joel Cuellar who has been charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child. Police reports say he committed the crime three to four times in the past three month on a 11 year-old boy. An officer found Cuellar in his car with the young boy Friday morning near a park in McAllen. Cuellar lied about his age to the officer stating he was 16 years-old and the victim being 14 years-old. Cuellar stated to the officer that both he and the boy were gay. Cuellar was able to post bond and was released from jail on Saturday morning.