Abilene man, 34, arrested for continuous sexual abuse of child

Brandon Carl Powell

ABILENE, Texas - A 34-year-old Abilene man was arrested Wednesday for continuous sexual abuse of a child.

Brandon Carl Powell was also released from Taylor County Jail on Wednesday after posting bail. His bond had been set at $75,000.

According to a court document, Powell sexually abused the girl - under 14 years of age - over a three-year period.

The abuse allegedly started when the girl was in 6 th grade and ended in the 8 th grade, the document said.