A Mart Independent School District graduate was arrested a second time Thursday, and now faces a charge of online solicitation of a minor charge stemming from his relationship with a 13-year-old girl. He already faces sexual assault charges for the same relationship, according to an arrest affidavit.
Dominic Greene, 18, of Mart, turned himself in to authorities Thursday morning on the online solicitation of a minor charge after he was accused of soliciting sex from a 13-year-old girl earlier this month. Greene was arrested April 6 on a first-degree felony charge of aggravated sexual assault before police discovered electronic communication where Greene enticed her to send nude photographs to him, the arrest affidavit states.
"The initial cursory search revealed that Greene possessed multiple pornographic photographs of the 13-year-old victim," the arrest affidavit states.
Last week, Greene was arrested outside Mart High School after the girl reported the sexual assault. The girl was confronted by her parents after she exited her house through a bathroom window on April 4 and met Greene at the high school, the arrest affidavit states.
The girl said Greene was a friend and she had consensual sex with him. Police were notified of the arrangement and arrested Greene as the girl was not legally able to consent to sexual activity because of her age.
The investigation remained ongoing, and police were given consent to search his phone.
"(An officer) observed Instagram messages between (the girl) and Greene," the arrest affidavit states. "Greene sent (the 13-year-old girl) a picture of his penis and enticed her to send nude photos of herself to him via Instagram. (The officer) observed Instagram messages that showed Greene was aware of her age and that the relationship was inappropriate."
Police reported that in one message Greene told the girl that he would like to talk with her if she could keep their relationship a secret, the arrest affidavit states. Greene made plans to meet the girl for sex as well, according to the affidavit.
Mart High School Principal Betsy Burnett confirmed that Greene graduated from The Learning Center program late last week and is no longer a student with Mart ISD. TLC students attend a drop-out prevention center served by Falls County Co-op to help students recover credits and graduate.
Greene was booked into McLennan County Jail on Thursday morning. He later posted a $10,000 bond and was released from custody.