Pearland man arrested for sexual assault of a child

PEARLAND, Texas (KTRK) -- Pearland police have arrested a 33-year old man after they say a relative found phone videos of him having sex with a minor.

According to investigators, an adult relative discovered the videos on Billy Joe Palacio's phone, and immediately called the police.

A warrant was obtained for Palacio charging him with sexual assault of a child, a second-degree felony. Palacio is currently in custody at the Brazoria County jail on an $80,000 bond.
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