New Details Regarding Big Spring Man Accused of Child Neglect, Sexual Abuse

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

New developments involving a Big Spring man accused of child neglect and sexual abuse.

Big Spring Police say Edgar Whitt has been charged with continuous sexual assault of a child.

You'll recall, back in march, a young boy was found riding his bike in the middle of a highway at night.

After further investigation, detectives learned that Whitt had fathered at least one of three children at the house with his 26-year old daughter, Tamara.

Investigators called conditions at the home deplorable.

Unnamed individuals close to the case say they had been trying to bring awareness of the situation to cps for over a year.