Progreso officer arraigned on charges of sexual assault, violation of civil rights

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Matthew Sepulveda appears in court for his arraignment (Source: KGBT Photo)

A Progreso officer is on the other side of the law after he was arraigned on two felonies on Wednesday afternoon.

Matthew Sepulveda was arraigned on violation of civil rights on a person in custody and sexual assault.

Total bond for both counts was set at $225,000.

Few details were released but Hidalgo County Sheriff’s investigators say the incident involved a suspect in custody.

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