Man arrested for sexually assaulting 6-month-old in San Marcos

Posted at 6:13 PM, Sep 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-10 19:13:30-04

SAN MARCOS, TX — An Enid man who filmed himself sexually abusing a baby and distributing the video via social media has been arrested today by U.S. Marshals in Texas.

Members of the USMS Lone Star Fugitive Task Force – Austin Division took Brice Gage Watkins, 22, into custody shortly before 3:30 p.m. EST at a known associate’s residence in the 200 block of Cordero Drive in San Marcos, Texas.

Enid Police Department wants to thanks all of the law enforcement agencies involved in the search for Watkins, in addition to the numerous members of the public who submitted tips.

Watkins charged Aug. 14 with one felony count of distribution of child pornography.

Charges were amended Aug. 28 to include manufacturing child pornography and three counts of lewd acts with a child under the age of 12.

The child victim turned 1 in June.