HARKER HEIGHTS, TX — A 43-year-old man was taken into custody Monday in Harker Heights for sexual assault of a child and indecency with a child sexual contact.
Victor Manuel Rivera, 43, was taken into custody by the Harker Heights Police and Lone Star Fugitive Task Force in the 2900 block of Stillhouse Lake Road related to a sexual assault of a child and indecency with a child sexual contact investigation.
Rivera was charged with indecency with a child sexual contact and sexual assault of a child under the age of 17 on Jan. 26, according to police.
Rivera was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke with a bond set at $75,000 for each charged totaling $150,00
He is currently being transported to the Bell County Jail, according to Harker Heights Police.
The Harker Heights Police Department would like to thank the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force and the community of Harker Heights for their assistance and cooperation.
A spokesperson for the police department said the investigation is ongoing by the Harker Heights Police Criminal Investigation Division.