POSTED: Monday, August 26, 2013 - 2:50pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 27, 2013 - 8:05am
HARLINGEN, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — A Harlingen man has been arrested on sexual assault of a child after coercing a young girl to have sex with him in exchange for money.
On Friday, August 23rd police were dispatched to a residence on the 1000 block of Pat Neff Street in reference to a runaway girl being located.
Officers interviewed the 14 year-old girl who told police she had been coerced into having sex with Luis Alberto Sosa Reyes, 27, for money.
The child reported the assault occurred on August 17th at a home on the 300 block of Mississippi Street. Reyes was then arrested and charged with sexual assault of a child with a bond set at $50,000.