A 21-year-old Temple man is being held on an accusation that he sexually assaulted a friend of a woman he was dating.
Temple police say the incident occurred at a residents in the 2400 block of West Avenue R on March 20.
A 29-year-old woman told officers she had come home from work very tired, went to a couch and went to sleep.
She said she woke up to find a man she knew having sex with her against her will..
She told police she knew the man because he was dating her friend.
The case was turned over to a detective who following his investigation obtained an arrest warrant for James Jacob Ford.
He was booked into the Bell County Jail early Wednesday morning.