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: North Texas Smoke Shop Employee Adam Omar Charged With Murder In Shooting Death Of Man He Suspected Of Stealing
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indecency with a child.READ MORE: Yes, Face Masks Are Still Required In Collin County Even With Disaster Declaration Rescinded
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: Mansfield Police Officer Randy Watson Out Of Hospital After Losing Leg In Motorcycle Crash 3 Weeks Ago
Crandall Police say the investigation is ongoing.