POLICE Department

Police Seeking Information in Sexual Assault Investigation

November 2, 2023 - Investigators in the Houston Police Department Special Victims Division are asking for the public's help in a sexual assault investigation.

The suspect, Ronald Avery Eglin, 61, is charged with sexual assault in the 337th State District Court. A booking photo of Eglin is attached to this news release.

HPD Special Victims Division Detective C. King reported:

Eglin owns and operates a driver's education business located in the 12000 block of Almeda Road. A female victim, 17, told investigators Eglin sexually assaulted her during and after her driving lesson on October 2.

After consulting with the Harris County District Attorney's Office, Eglin was subsequently charged. He was arrested last Thursday (Oct 27).

Investigators are asking any other persons who might have been victimized by Eglin to contact the HPD Special Victims Division at 713-308-1180.

Media partners: Detective C. King is available for an interview at 11 a.m. today (November 2) in the first floor museum at 1200 Travis Street. A Spanish interview will also be provided.

Ronald Avery Eglin
Ronald Avery Eglin

SOA/JFC  11-2-23
Inc. #141912123


For additional information, please contact the HPD Office of Community Affairs at 713-308-3200.