Local

Maypearl Man Gets 20 Years Jail For Walmart Indecency

View Comments

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

453641528 10 Maypearl Man Gets 20 Years Jail For Walmart IndecencyAdorbale Baby Animals To Put A Smile On Your Face

christmas on kluv dl Maypearl Man Gets 20 Years Jail For Walmart IndecencyListen To Christmas Music

180648074 8 Maypearl Man Gets 20 Years Jail For Walmart IndecencyFunny Faced Cheerleaders

 alt=Musicians Then And Now II

452359780 10 Maypearl Man Gets 20 Years Jail For Walmart IndecencyMissing Summer?

cowb thumb Maypearl Man Gets 20 Years Jail For Walmart IndecencyCowboys Cheerleaders

WAXAHACHIE (AP) - A man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for assaulting a 7-year-old boy in the toy section of a Dallas-area retail store.

Prosecutors in Ellis County on Monday announced the penalty for 39-year-old Phillip Wayne Waller of Maypearl.

A jury in Waxahachie convicted Waller of indecency with a child over the October 2010 incident. He received the maximum penalty Nov. 9.

The victim’s father testified he briefly left his older boy in the toy section of a Walmart in Midlothian while taking his 4-year-old son to the bathroom. The father says he returned to find Waller was pressed up against the victim.

Midlothian police say Waller fled but was chased by store employees, who turned in a description of his car. Waller was later arrested.

(© Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments