San Benito man jailed after getting underage girl pregnant

Humberto Garcia // Cameron County Jail Photo

A San Benito man is behind bars after he allegedly got an underage girl pregnant.

San Benito police arrested 19-year-old Humberto Garcia on Thursday.

Investigators told Action 4 News that Garcia had a sexual relationship with a 14-yaer-old girl.

The girl TMs mother found out the girl was pregnant and came forward with the allegations.

Police believe that Garcia had sex once with the girl in Harlingen and another time in San Benito.

Their last sexual contact was reported on Saturday, April 6th.

San Benito police arrested Garcia at a home on the 200 block of Corral Street on Thursday afternoon.

The 19-year-old has been charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child.

Garcia remains in custody at the Cameron County Jail under a $50,000 dollar bond.