According to a press release, Texas Rangers with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) have arrested a Polk County Sheriff's Office Jailer on a charge of improper sexual activity with a person in custody.
This arrest was conducted at the request of Polk County Sheriff Byron Lyons.
An investigation into this improper sexual activity began earlier this month (September). Charity Prince, 25, was booked into the Polk County Jail on Thursday, September 21. The charge is a second-degree felony.
This is a breaking story and no other details have been released at this time. We will update this story when more information is provided by the Department of Public Safety or the Polk County Sheriff's Office in Livingston.
Polk County Crime Stoppers
In a separate story from Polk County, Officials with the Crime Stoppers agency are asking for the public's help in identifying suspects wanted in a recent crime.
According to the agency's Facebook page, on August 26, 2023 an Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle was reported to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office that occurred at Dollar General on Loop 393 in Livingston. A picture of the suspects is below.
If you have any information in reference to this case that will help with the investigation, you may contact the Polk County Sheriff’s Office at (936) 327-6810. If you would rather remain anonymous, you may contact the Polk County Crime Stoppers at (936) 327-STOP.
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