A 29 year old Temple man has been arrested on charges he sexually assaulted a minor female multiple times up through 2015.

The victim made an outcry in September of 2016, with police beginning their investigation at that time.

The victim and the suspect, identified as Anthony Wayne Martin were acquainted.

The victim told investigators the assaults had occurred at various locations in Temple.

Police obtained a warrant and after the case was screened by the District Attorney’s office, Martin was arrested and booked into the Bell County Jail Thursday evening.

Martin was being held Friday in lieu of a quarter million dollars bond.