Man arrested in DeWitt on charges of sexual assault of a child

CUERO - DeWitt County and Fort Bend County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 59-year-old Stafford man Tuesday on a charge of continuing sexual assault of a child under 14.

Pablo V. Alvarez Jr. was in the DeWitt County Detention Center pending bail on a $300,000 bond, according to a news release from the DeWitt County Sheriff's Office.

The victim made an outcry to family members who contacted the DeWitt County Sheriff's Office. Investigation revealed that the reported assaults also took place in Fort Bend County as well as in DeWitt County, according to the news release.

Additional charges are expected in Fort Bend County.