Ft. Worth man arrested in Lamar Co. for child sex crimes

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LAMAR COUNTY, TX -- A Ft. Worth man has turned himself into Lamar County officials for child sex crimes.

Officials say 63-year old Henry Mayes turned himself into a Lamar County Constable Wednesday. According to the Sheriff's Office, the parents of a 10-year old Lamar County girl say Mayes sexually assaulted their daughter.

Investigators say the original offense happened on January 3rd, but the parents of the girl didn't report the incident until two weeks later.

Mayes posted a $25,000 bond a short time after being booked.

The investigation is ongoing.