COPPERAS COVE, TEXAS (KCEN) - A man from Copperas Cove was arrested on Monday for the continuous sexual abuse of a young child.
28-year-old William Shawl III is in the Coryell County Jail on $50,000 bond.
Copperas Cove Police investigated a sexual assault incident with a child on Sunday.
That investigation revealed Shawl has sexually assaulted a young girl multiple times over the span of a year.
Shawl was charged with Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Young Child. He was taken into custody without incident at the Copperas Cove Police Dept. on Monday and later transferred to the Coryell County Jail.