Texas Sheriff’s Deputy Arrested On Charges Of Sexually Abusing 4-Year Old Undocumented Immigrant Girl June 19, 2018
Photo of suspect from Bexar County Sheriff's office.
(NATIONAL) – A Bexar County Sheriff's Department deputy has been arrested on a felony charge involving sexual assault of a 4-year old child, according to KENS-TV the CBS affiliate station in San Antonio, Texas.
The report says the deputy, Jose Nunez, 47, is a detention deputy who's been with the department for ten years. Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar says the victim's mother is an “undocumented immigrant,” and the suspect took advantage of the mother's fear of deportation.
The mother went to a local fire station to report the abuse and investigators arrested Nunez, around 3 am. Sunday. He is charged with “super aggravated sexual assault,” a charge that is applied when the victim is less than six years old.
Nunez has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation. He was released on bond Monday morning.