By Jade Ortego

Killeen Daily Herald

COPPERAS COVE - A man is accused of molesting two girls, 10 and 9, while on a camping trip with them in Copperas Cove in April.

The girls told a forensic interviewer that Herbert Franklin Grey Jr. touched them inappropriately in a tent on April 8, according to the arrest affidavit. Grey was arrested Monday on two charges of aggravated sexual assault.

Other crime reported:

William Brian Ponder and Christopher Jaron Alonzo were arrested in the 500 block of North First Street in Copperas Cove just after midnight Thursday on charges of possession of a controlled substance, marijuana, less than two ounces.

Michael George Sinclair was arrested in the 200 block of Big Divide Road in Copperas Cove at 8:30 a.m. Thursday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance, marijuana, less than two ounces.

An aggravated assault with a deadly weapon was reported in the 1300 block of Brown Drive in Copperas Cove at 11:40 a.m. Thursday.

Kentrell Fletcher was arrested in the 300 block of East Avenue E in Copperas Cove at 1:15 p.m. Thursday on a charge of a parole violation.

A theft of a firearm was reported in the 300 block of East Avenue E in Copperas Cove at 3:50 p.m. Thursday.

A burglary of a habitation with intent to commit other felony was reported in the 700 block of Casa Circle in Copperas Cove at 10 p.m. Thursday. A television, doorframe and other items were damaged at a cost of $1,720.

Contact Jade Ortego at jortego@kdhnews.com or (254) 501-7553. Follow her on Twitter at KDHcourts.

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