A former Golinda Volunteer Fire Captain was arrested by DPS and is being charged with sexual assault of a child, according to Comal County officials.
The suspect, identified as 34-year-old Walter David Abel, was arrested in New Braunfels. The accused sexual assault happened in Falls County.
Golinda Volunteer Fire Department Fire Chief Jeffrey Henderson said Abel was a captain within the department and resigned from his position.
Abel has been released to the custody of Falls County.
He is being held at the Comal County Jail on a $100,000 bond.
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