Sabine Co. Sheriff's Office: Jewelry store owner sexually assaulted young girl

Sabine Co. Sheriff's Office: Jewelry store owner sexually assaulted young girl

SABINE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Sabine County Sheriff's deputies arrested the owner of a Hemphill jewelry store on March 5 in connection to allegations that he sexually assaulted a child under the age of 14 on multiple occasions.

Chief Deputy George Griffith with the Sabine County Sheriff's Office said that Cory Kenneth Paul Lyons, 53, was arrested and charged with continuous sexual assault of a child under the age of 14, which is a felony.

Lyons owns the Jewelry Store in Hemphill, Griffith said.

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