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Indecency with child charge filed against Gregg Co. man

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GREGG CO. (KYTX) - A 52-year-old Mount Pleasant man has been transferred to the Gregg County Jail to face charges of indecency with a child.

Diego Mena was transported from the Titus County Jail to Gregg County Thursday afternoon. He's being held on $75,000 bond.

According to an arrest warrant signed Wednesday by 124th District Judge Alfonso Charles, Mena rented a room at the Globe Inn in the 1300 block of E. Marshall Ave.

On Friday, June 20, Mena is accused of being with a 14-year-old Mount Pleasant girl, and making sexual advances with her in the hotel room while her mother was having surgery in a local hospital.

The girl told investigators, she stepped outside of the room, and refused to return inside until Mena eventually came out and they left the motel.

 

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