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Authorities: E. Texas man raped girl, 6

Benjamin Woltz mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail. Benjamin Woltz mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The Angelina County Sheriff's Office has arrested a Lufkin man who is charged with sexual assault of a six-year-old girl.

Authorities began investigating the case involving Benjamin Allen Woltz, 54, in mid-June after it was reported he had a sexual encounter with the child.

Lt. Pete Cooper said the girl had an exam done on her, and she was interviewed at Harold's House about the allegations.

Deputies obtained a warrant for his arrest on June 30. He was booked into the Angelina County Jail on Wednesday, where he was released on a $50,000 bond.

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