Killeen man allegedly molested 15-year-old exchange student multiple times. | Crime

ByLavinia E. Smith

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A 53-calendar year-outdated Killeen person was arraigned Wednesday with indecency of a youngster with sexual get in touch with, which is a 2nd-diploma felony.

David Tracy Sr. was arraigned following allegedly inappropriately touching a 15-year-old woman overseas trade college student to whom he was a host father or mother, in accordance to the arrest affidavit.

On Oct. 23, 2021, a woman who was acquainted with the victim explained to police the sufferer had made an outcry of sexual abuse. The sufferer instructed the woman that Tracy was abusing her following she refused to go on a family outing and the lady was termed to choose her up, the affidavit reported.

Officers oversaw an job interview with the sufferer at the Children’s Advocacy Heart of Central Texas on Nov. 8, 2021, the affidavit claimed. Due to the fact the child’s major language was Japanese, a volunteer translator was current at the interview alongside with a forensic interviewer.

Through the interview, the target mentioned that on Oct. 16, 2021, Tracy had started off massaging her legs on the sofa and touched her breasts and “woman’s part” both over and under her outfits, the affidavit claimed.

The victim was 15-yrs-old at the time of the incident and documented that Tracy had touched her inappropriately on other situations as effectively, the affidavit reported.

A created statement by the target was offered in the two English and Japanese.

In a non custodial job interview, Tracy admitted he was rubbing the child’s legs on the within of her thigh and reported that he understood his hand went in which it should really not have absent, the affidavit explained. In a follow up non custodial interview, Tracy admitted to emotion energized when he touched the target and that he felt like he was dishonest on his wife by remaining enthusiastic, the affidavit explained.

Tracy was arraigned on a charge of indecency of a kid with sexual call. Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke set his bail at $100,000.