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Harris County Sheriff's Office
Wednesday April 27th, 2022 :: 10:31 a.m. CDT


Investigators Arrest Man In Sexual Assault

Investigators with the Child Abuse Unit have arrested and charged 56-year-old Thomas Fox, W/M 10/3/1965, with  aggravated sexual assault of a child under 14.
The male complainant, who is now an adult, disclosed when he was a middle school student , the longtime Cypress Fairbanks ISD employee sexually abused him.
The male stated to investigators, the teacher began inappropriately touching him, which later progress to sexual encounters.
Fox was a family friend and teacher/ mentor to the student.
The victim came forward after seeking counseling.
Child Abuse Prevention month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month, April is an opportunity to bring awareness to two extremely important causes. Our Crime Victim Assistance unit and other local community activists hosted multiple events throughout the month to shed light on these issues and educate the communities on solutions. 

Ayone seeking more information is urged to the HCSO Child Abuse Unit at 713 -830-3250. 

Harris County Sheriff's Office
1200 Baker St
Houston, TX 77002

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 713-221-6000

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