Authorities: Parents catch Crockett man with teen daughter

Juan Cruz (Source: Trinity Police)
Juan Cruz (Source: Trinity Police)

TRINITY COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Deputies with the Trinity County Sheriff's Office arrested a Crockett man after his parents claimed catching him with their teenaged daughter early Tuesday.

Sheriff Woody Wallace said they were called out to the scene around 2 a.m. He said the parents had noticed their daughter was missing from her bedroom, so they went looking for her. They said they found her in a vehicle with Juan Cruz, 18.

Wallace said Cruz admitted to having sex with the girl. He is charged with second-degree sexual assault of a child.

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