Navasota Man Arrested For Sexual Assault


A man wanted for sexually assaulting a teenage girl in California has been arrested by Bryan Police.

Byron Hightower of Navasota was arrested Tuesday by the police department's Drug Enforcement Team.

The United States Marshal's Office had asked the Bryan Police Department to help with the investigation.

Hightower is wanted in San Diego for breaking into a home twice and sexually assaulting a teenage girl.

Hightower unsuccessfully tried to escape through a second-floor apartment window Tuesday.

Police also found an estimated 4.5 ounces of marijuana, scales and other drug paraphernalia.


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