Authorities use texts to arrest Nacogdoches man on molestation charge

Coy Delacruz (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)
Coy Delacruz (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Nacogdoches County authorities have arrested a man accused of having sex with a girl under the age of 14.

Coy Dakota Delacruz, 17, of Nacogdoches, is charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault of a child.

According to an arrest warrant affidavit, Delacruz invited the girl into a room and had sexual intercourse with her earlier this year.

A medical exam showed evidence that the girl had sex and an investigator with the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office reviewed text messages which showed the victim and Delacruz had had sex.

The investigator obtained a warrant for Delacruz's arrest on July 27 and Delacruz was booked into the Nacogdoches County Jail on the same day.

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