Kerr County man arrested in sexual assault of woman, sheriff's officials say

Earl Edward Watson, 36, entered woman's home through unlocked window


KERR COUNTY, Texas – A 36-year-old Kerr County man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the sexual assault of a woman, the Kerr County Sheriff's Office said.

According to the Sheriff's Office, Earl Edward Watson entered a home in Ingram through an unlocked window Wednesday and sexually assaulted the woman.

Sheriff's officials said Watson confessed to the assault via text message.

Watson and the woman know each other, sheriff's officials said.

Investigators interviewed Watson, who confirmed the woman's claims and confessed his involvement. 

Watson is being held in the Kerr County Jail in lieu of $25,000 bond.

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