An alleged child molester has been arrested thanks to the efforts of the Atascosa County Sheriff’s Office. The registered sex offender had been living in Atascosa County and had unknowingly moved to another residence in Bexar County. John David Cron, age 70, was accused for allegedly molesting a 6-year-old girl living in the household and charged with Continual Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child and Faiure to Comply with Requiements of a Registered Sex Offender.
Within an hour of the warrant being issued, Atascosa County sheriff’s deputies arrested the suspect at a residence in the Palo Alto subdivision in northern Atascosa County. Sheriff David Soward stated the suspect was booked into the county jail in Jourdanton shortly after 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday.