LACY LAKEVIEW, TX A Lacy Lakeview man and his common law wife were arrested Thursday in connection with the sexual abuse and neglectful supervision of two young girls, one of whom became pregnant as a result of the abuse and gave birth.
|Lacy Lakeview, a town of 6000, is a suburb of Waco, Texas|
Lacy Lakeview officers began an investigation on Aug. 24 after they learned that two girls younger than 15 were victims of sexual abuse, Lacy Lakeview police Chief John Truehitt said in a news release Thursday morning.
The girls and the suspects in the case are acquainted, Truehitt said.
The investigation revealed that in May one of the victims became pregnant as a result of the sexual abuse and gave birth to a child. The reporter, unfortunately, makes no attempt to rectify getting pregnant and giving birth within 4 months.
Investigators say they believe the abuse may have started in November 2012.
Know faces charges including aggravated sexual assault, continuous sexual abuse of a young child and sexual assault.
Harrison faces charges of aggravated sexual assault, continuous sexual abuse of a young child, sexual assault and indecency with a child, Truehitt said.