Killeen teenager arrested for sexual assault of a minor
UPDATED: Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - 10:53pm
Killeen , tx — An 18-year-old was issued a warrant out for his arrest after police began investigating a sexual assault claim of a 13-year-old.
Dante Jamal Lee turned himself into authorities on Jul 10, and was released from Bell County after posting a $75,000 bond.
According to Lt. Donnie Adams with the Bell County Sheriff's Department, sheriffs with the Special Crimes Unit began their investigation on May 27, following a report received of a sexual assault of a minor.
A warrant was issued for Lee, after sheriffs collected evidence and interviewed the 13-year-old victim.
Investigators presented the case to the Bell County District Attorney's Office on July 9, 2014.
The Bell County District Attorney's Office charged Dante Jamal Lee, of Killeen with Aggravated Sexual Assault.
Lee turned himself in to the Bell County Jail on July 10, 2014 and posted a $75,000.00 bond and was released.