Sexual assault suspect apprehended in Waco

Waco authorities recently arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting a minor, Our Town Texas reported on May 12.

According to reports, 56-year-old Raymond Grely Thornton was arrested on May 11 after a January incident in which he was alleged of sexually assaulting a female who was less than 16 years old. Upon apprehension, Waco Police Street Crimes officers also seized drugs from Thornton’s possession, Police Sergeant W. Swanton stated. Thornton, who is currently detained at the McLennan County Jail, is being held with a bail bond worth $29,000. He was also charged twice for possessing dangerous drugs.

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