CRANDALL, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Crandall Police arrested Alan Bearden, 70, on a charge of continuous sexual assault of a child.
Police say the victim is a 14-year-old girl who told investigators the abuse began when she was about 10 years old.READ MORE: Canelo Alvarez, Billy Joe Saunders Fight At AT&T Stadium Breaks US Boxing Record For Largest Indoor Crowd
Bearden, of Mesquite, was arrested without incident in Dallas.
Police said the arrest was the result of a continued investigation after Bearden was arrested in May 2019 for indecency with a child.READ MORE: Pedestrian Killed In Hit-And-Run On Freeway In Fort Worth
Police did not say how Bearden and the child knew each other or how he had access to the child.
It’s not known if there are any other victims.MORE NEWS: North Texans Dealing With Another Shortage Due To Pandemic: Boats
Crandall Police say the investigation is ongoing.