Affidavit: Temple man threatened girl, forced her to perform sexual act

Joshua Armando Hernandez, 32
Joshua Armando Hernandez, 32(Bell County Jail)
Published: Jun. 29, 2022 at 9:50 AM CDT
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TEMPLE, Texas (KWTX) - Joshua Armando Hernandez, 32, of Temple, has been charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child after he allegedly threatened a 14-year-old girl to perform a sexual act in December 2019.

According to the affidavit obtained by KWTX, the victim spoke with a CPS investigator who reported the assault to the Temple Police Department.

According to the victim, the suspect threatened to assault her if she did not do what he asked.

The girl first reported the alleged abuse to her legal guardian, who later provided authorities with a written statement from the victim.

Hernandez is being held at the Bell County Jail with a $135,000 bond.

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