Child sex assault suspect caught during traffic stop

Melvin Alexander Aguilar
Melvin Alexander Aguilar

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man stopped for a traffic violation early Friday was wanted for allegedly sexually assaulting a child in 2011.

Melvin Alexander Aguilar, 22, was arrested after being pulled over and not having a driver license. It was later discovered he had been indicted by a grand jury in 2013 on two counts of sexual assault of a child, and two counts for both indecency with a child by contact and indecency with a child by exposure.

He is currently being held in the Travis County Jail on $40,000 bond. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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