Local police officer facing new sexual assualt charges
UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 9:54am
COPPERAS COVE -- Killeen police officer arrested last week for aggravated sexual assault of a child now faces new charges in Copperas Cove.
53-year-old Kirt Yarbrough Sr., a 16-year veteran of the Killeen Police Department was arrested in Copperas Cove today in connection with an inappropriate relationship with a 16-year-old.
A warrant was issued after police learned the teenager was taken to a motel at 1816 Martin Luther King Jr. to engage in sexual activity with an adult male.
Yarbrough remains in the Copperas Cove Jail.
His bond has been set at $50,000.