Dyess crew chief indicted for alleged child sex crimes

POSTED: 7:29 PM Sep 12 2013   UPDATED: 12:08 PM Sep 13 2013
Steven Bennett
ABILENE, Texas -

A Dyess Air Force Base crew chief was indicted Thursday for three alleged child sex crimes.

Steven Bennett, 29, was arrested in March after police searched his south Abilene home. According to an arrest report, the alleged victim was under the age of 14 and the crime dates back to Oct. 2011.

Thursday a Taylor County grand jury indicted Bennett for two counts of sexual assault of a child and one count of indecency with a child.