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FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A Fort Worth man faces charges of kidnapping and sexual assault after police found two young runaway girls at his home.

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Fort Worth police said in a statement Sunday that officers conducting a welfare check at a home, in the 8400 block of Tanner Avenue, Saturday encountered Robert B. Harris. Police say the 49-year-old man told officers there were two young girls at his residence who were “possible runaways.”

Officers confirmed the girls had been reported as runaways from Abilene earlier this month.

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The statement says an investigation revealed “criminal activity” occurred while the girls were with Harris, who is charged with two counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child and two counts of aggravated kidnapping.

Jail records show Harris is being held in lieu of $200,000 bail. A police spokesman didn’t know if Harris had an attorney.

The FWPD Crimes Against Children Unit (CACU) is leading the investigation.

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