Man Found Not Guilty of Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A man accused of aggravated sexual assault of a child was found not guilty Thursday by a Midland County jury.

The trial against former Midland resident Michael Couch took place most of this week.

Couch had been accused of having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old between January 2006 and December 2010.

Jurors deliberated for six hours on Thursday before coming to the decision.