Teen behind bars twice in three weeks for sexual assault

Jonathan Lee Garces // Hidalgo County Jail

A Progreso teen is back behind bars after being accused in the second sexual abuse case in three week TMs time.

Mercedes police booked 19-year-old Jonathan Lee Garces into the Hidalgo County early Thursday morning.

Full details were not immediately available but Garces has been charged with sexual assault of a child.

It TMs not the 19-year-old first brush with the law.

Progreso police arrested Garces back on October 24th in a another sexual assault of a child investigation.

Garces was free on a $20,000 personal recognizance bond from the Progreso case at the time of his arrest by Mercedes police.