ROSENBERG (Covering Katy News) – Cub Scout den leader Clifton Ray Poe, 52, of Rosenberg has been arrested and charged with two counts of indecency with a child. Bond has been set at $30,000 for each count.
The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office characterized Poe as a family acquaintance of the victim, a juvenile female who investigators say was victimized several times.
On May 5, 2018, the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office was notified of the allegations. During the course of the investigation, information was provided that Poe serves as the Den Leader for Cub Scout Pack 820. The female victim is the sibling to one of the Cub Scout members.
“We take the safety and well-being of our children very seriously and will make sure a thorough investigation is conducted.” said Sheriff Troy Nehls.
“The Sam Houston Area Council of Boys Scouts of America has given its full cooperation in the investigation and took immediate action when they learned about Mr. Poe,” said a statement from the Sheriff’s Office.
This case is still under investigation. Anyone who has additional information about Poe can contact Detective Johnson at the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office at 281-341-4683.