ABILENE, Texas — A 34-year-old Abilene man was booked into the Taylor County Jail Monday after Abilene Police contacted him in reference to a sexual assault allegation made against him by a female child younger than 17.

According to an arrest report from the Abilene Police Department, Francisco Villarreal corroborated the allegations against him.

He was booked into the Taylor County Jail Jan. 28, and his bond was set at $175,000, according to jail records. 

Aggravated sexual assault of a child is a first-degree felony and punishable by five to 99  years incarceration and a fine of up to $10,000.