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Jasper Co. sheriff: Mother caught man in act of sexually assaulting her daughter

Michael Dodson (Source: Jasper County Jail) Michael Dodson (Source: Jasper County Jail)
JASPER COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

Deputies with the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 39-year-old man on Sunday after a girl’s mother walked in and caught him in the act of sexually assaulting her daughter.

Jasper County Sheriff Mitchel Newman said that JCSO deputies were dispatched out to a residence located south of Evadale in reference to a sexual assault a child that was discovered when a mother walked in and caught Michael Dodson sexually assaulting her daughter.

Further investigation revealed that Dodson had abused the girl numerous times over the course of several years, Newman said.

Dodson was arrested and charged with felony continuous sexual assault of a child. He is still being held in the Jasper County Jail, and his bail has been set at $500,000.

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