Longview man arrested for agg. sexual assault of a child

Longview man arrested for agg. sexual assault of a child

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A Longview man was arrested at an East Texas hospital Friday.

According to the Longview Police Department, 44-year-old Darrell Dewayne Colbert was arrested for aggravated sexual assault of a child. Colbert was taken into custody at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

Colbert's arrest stems from an incident that occurred on December 22. Details of that incident have not yet been released. He was taken to Gregg County Jail where he remains on $200,000 bond.

Colbert has been arrested a total of 23 times in Gregg County. Previous charges include assault/family violence, assault causing bodily injury, assault causing bodily injury to a family member and violation of a protective order.

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