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Man admits to sexually assaulting teen in Odessa

Felix Salas, Jr. (Source: Odessa Police Department) Felix Salas, Jr. (Source: Odessa Police Department)

One man is behind bars accused of sexually assaulting a teen in Odessa.

On Tuesday morning, Odessa police received a report from a counselor with Permian High School that a 15-year-old girl was sexually assaulted.

According to the report, an investigation revealed that the victim knew the person who assaulted her.

The suspect, Felix Salas, Jr., 46, admitted to sexually assaulting the teen without knocking it while she was asleep.

Police said Salas also admitted that he spent multiple times sleeping in the same bed with the victim.

Salas was later arrested and charged with sexual assault of a child.

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