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TX Dept. of Criminal Justice Correctional Officer arrested for Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child

Cory Colvin. (Photo Source: Upshur County Jail) Cory Colvin. (Photo Source: Upshur County Jail)
UPSHUR COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

An East Texas correctional officer is behind bars and is charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child.

According to Upshur County records, 33-year-old Cory Colvin was arrested Monday, and is charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child.

Texas Department of Corrections Public Information Officer Jason Clark tells KLTV-7 that Colvin is a correctional officer at the Telford Unit, which is located in New Boston, Texas.

Upshur County District Attorney Billy Byrd tells KLTV-7 that Colvin confessed the assault to authorities in the Upshur County Sheriff's Office and was arrested on site.

He is being held in the Upshur County Jail on one hundred Thousand dollars bond.

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