Alice police officers arrested a 45-year-old Alice man on Monday afternoon after a family member made an outcry of continuous sexual abuse against him.
According to officials, the victim arrived at the police station and claimed that Armando Alaniz III had sexually assaulted her from the age of seven.
The victim, who is now 20 years old, told officers that Alaniz repeatedly forced himself on her when she lived at his home, report stated.
According to the victim, when she was a teenager the suspect took naked pictures of her.
The abuse stopped when the victim moved out of the residence.
Alaniz was arrested at the police station after he admitted to some of the abuse, said Sgt. Enrique Saenz.
According to Saenz, Alaniz's wife stated she did not know that the sexual abuse of the victim had occurred.
He was transported to the Jim Wells County jail and charged with sexual assault of a child.
As of Tuesday morning, Alaniz remained in the jail. His bond was set at $300,000.