Big Spring Man Arrested for Sexual Assault of a Child

BIG SPRING - A Big Spring man is behind bars accused of sexually assaulting a child.

31-year-old Javier Cervantez Ortiz was arrested last Thursday in Glasscock County after a traffic stop. He was indicted back in August for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old back in 2007 in Howard County.

Ortiz is currently in the Howard County Jail. He could also face similar charges in Dawson County.