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Mount Pleasant woman arrested for sexual assault of a child

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MOUNT PLEASANT (KYTX) - The Mount Pleasant Police Department arrested Joycelyn Monique Brown, a 29-year old school bus driver of Mount Pleasant Wednesday for six counts of Sexual Assault of a Child over the age of 14, a second degree felony. Brown was arrested by police at the Buster Holcomb public housing complex in Mount Pleasant for the six outstanding warrants and charged additionally with resisting arrest.

At the time of the offenses Brown worked for Durham School Services which is contracted for school transportation services with the Mount Pleasant Independent School District. "Brown is not a school district employee," said Isbell. "We do not believe the victims knew the suspect through the bus route she drove nor do we believe she was using her occupation as a school bus driver as a way to meet teenage boys."

"Each of the charges is related to a different child," said Chief Isbell.

Due to the type of offenses committed the names of the six victims will not be released.

Details of each incident are extremely sensitive and this continues to be an ongoing criminal investigation.

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