GLENN HEIGHTS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Texas Department of Public Safety has confirmed the arrest of a Glenn Heights City Council member for the alleged sexual assault of a child.

Authorities said that the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office asked the Texas Rangers to investigate the case.

Through the investigation, authorities arrested Sidney Davis for sexual assault of a child and indecency with a child. Davis was booked into the Dallas County Jail on Thursday without incident.

sidneydavis Glenn Heights Councilman Arrested For Child Sex Assault

Sidney Davis (credit: Dallas County Jail)

The City of Glenn Heights posted on Facebook that officials have been made aware of the investigation. The statement goes on to say that all inquiries about the arrest are being directed to the Texas Department of Public Safety.