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Indecency with a child charges filed
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TRINITY – A 37-year-old man was jailed Jan. 11 on two felony charges of indecency with a child following an investigation by the Precinct 2 Constable's Office. Micheal Roy Vangorder was arrested by Constable Mark Cole on Jan. 11 at a residence in Harris County. Cole said his office received a complaint involving two children earlier that day and was able to gather enough evidence and information to obtain an arrest warrant. The constable said deputies with the Trinity County Sheriff's Department assisted with the local investigation and deputies with the Harris County Sheriff's Department assisted with the arrest of Vangorder. Cole said the suspect was returned to Trinity County and was booked into the Trinity City Jail where bonds totaling $150,000 were set He noted that both charges are classified as second degree felonies and that both of the alleged victims were under the age of 17.


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