Abilene man indicted for sexual assault of autistic girl


ABILENE, Texas - An Abilene man accused of raping an autistic teenager was indicted by a Taylor County grand jury Thursday.

Larry Michael Doescher , 42, was indicted on one count of aggravated sexual assault.

According to court records, the 17-year-old victim -- who has the mental capacity of a 10-year-old -- came to Doescher's apartment on July 23, looking for Doescher's son.

The son wasn't home, but Doescher invited her inside. He then forced her onto the bed, took off her clothes and sexually assaulted her, according to the indictment.

The girl told police Doescher was "humping" her and that "it hurt."

The girl also said Doescher told her that "this what she will do when she gets older."

Doescher was arrested Sept. 27. He remains in jail on a $100,000 bond.

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Larry Doescher, 42, of Abilene, is charged with aggravated sexual assault. His bond was set at $100,000.

Police arrested Doescher at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 3000 block of West Lake Road after getting a tip about his location.

According to the arrest report obtained by KTXS, Doescher had sex in July with a 17-year-old autistic girl who has the mental capacity of a 10-year-old.

Police were offering a $500 reward for information that led to his arrest.

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