NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Nacogdoches County Sheriff's deputies arrested a 52-year-old man on an indecency with a child charge after he allegedly molested a young girl on multiple occasions from 2010 to 2012.
Harvey Joe Puntch, of Nacogdoches, is still being held in the Nacogdoches County Jail on a second-degree felony charge of indecency with a child. No bail amount has been set at this time.
According to the arrest affidavit, a Nacogdoches County Sheriff's deputy spoke to the girl on Monday. The girl told the deputy that Puntch molested her on numerous occasions from the time she was in the fourth grade to when she was in the sixth grade.
The girl told the deputy that Puntch would put his hand down the front of her pants and inside her shirt when he touched her inappropriately, the affidavit stated.