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Thursday, December 6 2012, 10:54 AM CST
Man indicted; aggravated sexual assault of child

ORANGE COUNTY- by Ashley Gaston/KFDM News  


A man in Orange County is behind bars indicted on 4 counts of aggravated sexual assault of a child.   Deputies say he molested two girls who are under the age of ten.  


The 36 year old suspect is a registered sex offender.   According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, Jack David Hoosier of Orange County pleaded guilty in 2000 to indecency with a child.   He received 10 years probation.  


Hoosier is behind bars tonight at the Orange County Jail where he's spent the last month.   His bond is $400,000.  A spokesman for the Orange County Sheriff's office told KFDM News it was the girls school that first alerted the mother last month, something might be wrong.  


According to the Sheriff's office, the mother works and the bus driver usually drops off the children at a babysitter's home.   But the babysitter wasn't there and the school contacted the mother.  


Orange County Investigators say, the mother told the school to bring the children home and a man she called "Uncle Jack" would be there.  


The children refused to go home and became upset, according to Sheriff's Deputies.  It was September 25th. That's when investigators say the girls told their mother Jack Hoosier had been molesting them at least once a week for the past year.   


The mother called the Sheriff's Department and they took the girls to Baptist Hospital Orange where deputies began investigating.


Sgt. Chad Hogan with the Orange County Sheriff's Office said, “This guy has taken away their innocence.  The girls have to live with this for the rest of their lives.  That's the sad part the sex offenders don't care about their victims, only their own gratification.  It's sad because he's a registered sex offender with 2 more victims and you wonder why."


Child Protective Services has placed the girls with a relative while the case remains under investigation.   If convicted of aggravated sexual assault, the suspect could face up to life in prison.

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Work on Concord is at a halt and potholes worsen

Orange County wants veterans inpatient hospital

Toledo Bend reduces water release

Vidor police recover key evidence in double stabbing deaths

CrimeStoppers needs your help to solve robbery attempt

BBB warns of housing scheme

Man's speed trap warning sign lands him $138 ticket

PAISD Memorial High School to hire "Dean of Discipline"

KFDM Quickcast for Tuesday June 23, your brief look at stories making the news

Galveston beaches bateria level high from flood waters

Traffic Alert : I-10 lanes to be blocked from MLK to Old Hwy 90

Don Lemon: Does this word offend you? Twitter: Yes!

Orange deputies recover stolen motorcycles; arrest two

UPDATE: FEMA reps in Liberty meeting with flood victims

Dick Van Patten, 'Eight is Enough" patriarch dies at 86

Breaking News: Vidor Police find truck taken after double homicide

La. Governor Jindal to announce presidential bid

Scout leader dies on Father's Day hike with troop, 2 sons

Virginia's governor moves to ban Confederate flags on license plates

Orange Police search for robber

Google adds free tier to music streaming app

Friends remember West Brook grad killed in crash

Jefferson County leaders appoint Cory Crenshaw judge

Remembering Danielle Culpepper

Jeff County to lease former Al Price unit to charter school

West Brook graduate killed in one-vehicle accident

Confederate memorial under construction causes controversy

SE Texas pastor says he will defend his sheep with gun

SC Governor says Confederate flag at Capitol should come down

Trinity River expected to remain in flood stage all week

5 things Obama said in podcast besides the n-word

Lake Charles man charged with sexual assault of 7-year-old boy

KFDM Quickcast -- your brief look at stories making news NOW

GOP candidates weigh in on Confederate Battle Flag

Prison Escape: search area shifts again

Southeast Texas teen welcomed home after being rescued at sea

Robin Donatta Mouton wins Beaumont City Council Ward 4 race

BISD holds auction

Beaumont hosts Juneteenth celebration

More water released at Toledo Bend

Oil spillage found on Bolivar Peninsula

Local police offering safety training for churches

UPDATE -- Man who fell into large water container dies

Beaumont run-off election Saturday for City Council Ward 4 seat

Juneteenth celebrations

Preparing for mosquitoes in the wake of floods

Worker electrocuted at Orange County school

Deputies: Lake Charles woman arrested after leaving 4-year-old home alone

Southeast Texas adds 3,800 jobs since last May

Judge's remarks at Charleston hearing draw social media storm

Pastor shot dead in Charleston fought for police body cameras

World shocked at enduring racism, gun violence in US

Five gates opened at Toledo Bend Dam

Shooter feared 'blacks were taking over the world'

Breaking News: KFDM learns BISD board votes to hire BPD Sgt. Rob Flores as the district's new police chief

BISD superintendent names Kristi Fuselier interim West Brook principal; other changes announced during meeting

Flooding forces church to close doors

Help for SETX flood victims

Beaumont home sales are breaking records for first half of year

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WICHITA FALLS, Texas (AP) -- A Texas businessman is thanking his technological stars for helping him find his iPhone after it fell out of a plane during a flight from Houston.


 

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