Harlingen Man Arrested for Sexual Assault
POSTED: Friday, February 6, 2009 - 10:44am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:32am
An alleged sex offender is off the streets and out of Valley neighborhoods.
Harlingen police say Jose Luis Martinez Jr. is under arrest and charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child. Police say a 12 year-old girl made the outcry after four years of abuse and told authorities it began when she was 8 years-old.
After investigating the claim, officers called Martinez into the police department and arrested him. They charged him with aggravated sexual assault of a child and his bond was set at $40,000 dollars.