Odessa police arrest man in sexual assault investigation

Odessa police arrest man in sexual assault investigation
Jorge Luis Hernandez (Source: Odessa Police Department)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - The Odessa Police Department arrested a man in connection to a sexual assault investigation Thursday.

Jorge Luis Hernandez, 30, was charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child.

On the day of Hernandez's arrest, the victim, an 11-year-old female, reported to her teacher in a sexual education class that she had been sexually assaulted by a relative.

An investigation of the report revealed that Hernandez had sexually assaulted the victim several times when she was in first grade through third grade.

Following the investigation, OPD detectives obtained a warrant for, charged and arrested Hernandez.

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