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7/19/07-Palestine

East Texas Soldier & Father Arrested For Alleged Sexual Assault Of Foster Children

An East Texas soldier and his father are behind bars, charged with sexually assaulting two foster children.

19 year old PFC Michael Vick of Elkhart was arrested at DFW Airport on Tuesday after returning home from Iraq. He was released by the Army on an arrest warrant from the Anderson County Sheriff's Department.

His father, 44 year old James Vick, has been in custody since early May on the same charges.

Authorities believe the two men sexually assaulted an eight and nine year old girls at separate times in 2003 and 2004. 

Investigators are interviewing more than 50 other foster children who were in the families care since the mid 90's.

Lindsay Wilcox/Reporting: lwilcox@kltv.com

 

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