MIDLAND - A man is behind bars in Midland for touching a young girl inappropriately.
34-year-old Tony Hille is also accused of sending graphic sexual texts to the victim.
He has been hit with charges of indecency with a child.
The victim's mother told police that the girl seemed distant.
When she looked at the 12-year-old's text messages, she found sexually explicit conversations between the girl and Hille.
The victim told officers Hille kissed her, touched her inappropriately and forced her to touch him.
He also threatened to hurt her and her family is she told anyone.
Hille admitted to texting the young girl but denied ever touching her.
He told police he was infatuated with the victim.