Kingwood man sentenced 60 years for child rape
A Kingwood man was handed down six decades in state jail in a Harris County court today stemming from alleged sexual assault of a child charges filed a year ago.
The defendant, Timothy Bellow, of 5807 Woodland Falls Dr. in Kings Point, was sentenced to 60 years in prison on two of three charges of sexual performance with a child under 14 years old, according to the Harris County District Clerk’s Office.
Bellow, 55, plead guilty to the charges filed by the Houston Police Department in August and October of 2015, court records show.
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Sexual Performance by a Child is defined in Chapter 43 of the Texas Penal Code at Section 43.25(b) and (d):
(b) A person commits an offense if, knowing the character and content thereof, he employs, authorizes, or induces a child younger than 18 years of age to engage in sexual conduct or a sexual performance. A parent or legal guardian or custodian of a child younger than 18 years of age commits an offense if he consents to the participation by the child in a sexual performance.
(d) A person commits an offense if, knowing the character and content of the material, he produces, directs, or promotes a performance that includes sexual conduct by a child younger than 18 years of age.