Henderson — On Monday, Rusk County authorities arrested a Henderson man accused of sexually assaulting a child.
The Rusk County Sheriff’s Office obtained an arrest warrant for 41-year old Juan Manuel Bernal, of Henderson, for aggravated sexual assault of a child. Bernal was taken into custody and transferred to the Rusk County Jail.
Bernal was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Precinct 5 Joe Sorrells and charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child
Bernal's bond is set at $250,000. He remains in the Rusk County Jail.
The investigation is ongoing and more charges could be added.