Catholic seminary student arrested on charges of Indecency with a Child

Photo Source: Smith County
Photo Source: Smith County

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Released by the Tyler Police Department:

TYLER, TX - On Monday, April 19, 2010 Tyler Police Investigators arrested Jorge Ivan Sanchez, age 30 for two counts of Indecency with a Child, a second degree Felony. Sanchez was arrested at the Smith County Jail where he turned himself in with his lawyer at around 3:45 p.m.

Sanchez, a Columbian Foreign National, has been attending the Catholic Seminary for the past three years through the Catholic Dioceses, two years in Houston Texas and the third year at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception in Tyler. Information was brought to the attention of the Tyler Police Department that Sanchez had engaged in sexual contact with a 15 year old female, on two separate occasions in December of 2009 and in January of 2010.

Honorable Judge Jack Skeen set bond at $75,000.00 on each charge.