POLK COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Deputies with the Polk County Sheriff's Office arrested an 18-year-old man at a house on FM 350 after a 14-year-old girl's mother allegedly caught him engaging in sexual activity with her daughter.
Jacob Xavier Hafford is still being held in the Polk County Jail on two felony charges - aggravated sexual assault of a child and sexual assault of a child. Collectively, his bail has been set at $150,000.
According to the arrest affidavit, PCSO deputies were dispatched out to a house on FM 350 in reference to a 911 call about an alleged sexual assault suspect being found with his victim on March 19.
When the deputies arrived on the scene, they learned that the girl's mother found the victim performing sexual acts on Hafford, the affidavit stated. Hafford was located at the scene and arrested on an outstanding aggravated sexual assault of a child warrant in connection to a Sept. 26, 2014 incident.
Hafford admitted to engaging in sexual activity with the girl, the affidavit stated.
In the state of Texas, a child under the age of 17 cannot legally consent to have sex.