The former Director of Student Ministries at First United Methodist Church in Lindale has been arrested for sexual assault.

Clinton Brackett, 32, of Lindale was arrested on a warrant out of Runnels County Thursday and taken to the Smith County Jail.

Brackett was held on a $100,000 bond which he posted on Thursday, according to Smith County Judicial records.

The First United Methodist Church Lindale released this statement following the arrest:

Clint Bracket, an employee of First United Methodist Church Lindale was arrested on October 19, 2017 for charges of sexual assault that happened in Runnels County. This incident did not happen at FUMC Lindale or in the Lindale community. Clint Bracket’s employment with our church has been terminated.