SEGUIN - Police have arrested a 51-year-old Seguin man who has been accused of sexually assaulting two children.

Seguin Police Det. Mike Gonzales said a 14-year-old female made the outcry against Juan Rodriguez.

"Detectives received a report regarding a juvenile female being touched in an inappropriate sexual manner," Gonzales said.

Gonzales said during the course of the investigation a second victim - an 11-year-old female - came forward.

Police said both victims reported the alleged incidents happened years before and investigators were able to quickly obtain a warrant for Rodriguez's arrest.

He was taken into custody without incident on Wednesday and is charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child and indecency with a child.

Aggravated sexual assault of a child is a first degree felony and if found guilty is punishable by 5-99 years in prison and a fine not to exceed $10,000.Indecency with a child is a second degree felony and if found guilty is punishable by 2-20 years in prison and a fine not to exceed $10,000.

In a press release issued in connection with the case, Seguin PD said Rodriguez "admitted to his involvement regarding both charges."

His bond is set at $350,000.

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