SHERMAN, Tex. - Sherman police have arrested a man Saturday on charges of sexual assault of a child.
Authorities say Thomas Peebles was taken into custody after investigators searched his home in the 800 block of Valentine. Sherman police Sergeant Bruce Dawsey says Peebles and his wife ran an in home day care from their home in the 800 block of Valentine.
Police were alerted to the home after a four-year-old girl told her mom something was happening inside the home. After a short investigation involving Child Protective Services and the police department, Peebles was arrested.
If you have any more information about this case, or have ever taken a child to the day care in the 800 block of Valentine, you are asked to contact Jeremy Cox at the Sherman Police Department.