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Diboll man, 69, accused of molesting girl, 14

Jose Cruz mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail. Jose Cruz mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.

DIBOLL, TX (KTRE) - A Diboll man is in jail accused of inappropriately touching a then 14-year-old girl.

The suspect is identified as Jose Maria Cruz, 69, of Diboll.

According to Det. Norman Williams, with Diboll PD, he spoke with Cruz about the alleged incident.

Williams said Cruz told him that on or around December 16, 2011, the victim was staying at his residence.

Cruz then admitted he touched the victim inappropriately, by putting his hand on the victim's breast and by touching the front of the victim's shorts.

Cruz was arrested Wednesday, and charged with indecency with a child.

He was booked into the Angelina County Jail.

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