ODESSA – A youth minister is behind bars after being arrested on six counts of sexual assault of a child.
Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, 26-year-old Angel De Los Santos was arrested on Monday morning.
Back on August 28, an outcry was made to the Odessa Police Department in reference to a sexual assault involving a 13-year-old female.
We're told De Los Santos had a sexual relationship with the victim when she was 13.
Last week, the victim was taken to be interview by a forensic interviewer.
Further investigation later revealed that the victim and De Los Santos were having sexual intercourse approximately once a week over a two and half year period.
De Los Santos is currently behind bars at the Ector County Jail.
Bond for De Los Santos has not yet been released.