Leticia Lowery Biography
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Leticia Lowery is a former teacher and tutor in Texas who admitted to s*xually assaulting a boy and forcing a girl and her boyfriend to have s*x while Lowery watched, according to the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office. Lowery, a 40-year-old married woman and mother of two, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to s*xual assault of a child for a second-degree felony and s*xual performance of a child for a first-degree felony. , prosecutors say.
Lowery, of Pinehurst, was out on bond for a minor’s online application fee in Harris County, Texas, at the time of the Montgomery County crimes, according to prosecutors. That case, involving a 15-year-old boy, is still pending, Harris County court records show. Lowery worked as a private tutor and teacher in several school districts in the Montgomery County area prior to her arrest, authorities said.
Lowery S*xually Assaulted a Teen Boy at Her Home
According to prosecutors, the Lowery investigation began when a concerned mother called about Lowery’s behavior with the woman’s teenage son. According to court documents obtained by the Houston Chronicle, the boy, who was receiving tutoring from Lowery, told his mother in November 2019 that Lowery had s*xually assaulted him after the mother found text messages of a s*xual nature between them in the child’s phone. The boy told police he had s*x with Lowery on November 1, 2019, at his home, a few days before his 14th birthday.
The boy also told police that in September 2019, Lowery ordered a 13-year-old girl to perform oral s*x on him while Lowery watched, according to the Chronicle. That incident happened in Lowery’s truck, according to investigators. Prosecutors said she also saw the teenage couple perform other s*xual acts.
Lowery was previously arrested in May 2019 in Harris County on a second-degree felony charge of online solicitation of a minor. According to Harris County court records obtained by Heavy, Lowery was charged in that case with sending s*xually explicit text messages, photos and videos to a 15-year-old boy whom she was teaching for free. The boy’s parents found the messages on her phone and reported Lowery to police, authorities said in court documents. According to police, Lowery offered to perform sexual acts with the boy and texted her after a tutoring session asking her to do “whatever he felt comfortable with.”
Lowery had been released on a $ 10,000 bond in the Harris County case before being re-arrested on November 6, 2019. She has been held in the Montgomery County Jail without bond since her second arrest and will be transferred to the Department. Corrections Department to serve the remainder of his sentence.
Lowery ‘Violated Children to Satisfy Her Own Selfish Desires,’ Prosecutors Say
Lowery pleaded guilty Nov. 17 in 435 District Court to Judge Patty Maginnis, according to the district attorney’s office. She was sentenced to 20 years for each of the felony charges, but the sentences will be served at the same time. It’s unclear if she could receive additional prison time in the Harris County case.
“When a defendant commits a s*x-related offense against a minor while facing felony charges in another county for similar conduct, you can be sure that the only thing that will stop him is a lengthy prison sentence,” he said Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon said in a statement. “Fortunately, we were able to do just that in this case.” Ligon said he is “particularly grateful” to district attorney Jeremy Thomas, who led the investigation into the case.
Lowery Has Been Married Since 2002 & Has 2 Young Daughters
Lowery, who also goes by the name Letty Lowery and whose maiden name is Leticia Giljum, is married with two young daughters, according to her now-deleted Facebook profile page. She and her husband had been dating since high school and were married for several years. Court records do not show an active divorce case. Lowery is originally from Tomball, Texas, and lived in Pinehurst prior to her arrest. Public records show that she and her husband were married in Montgomery County in October 2002 when they were both 22 years old.
According to her Facebook profile and Instagram page, which has also been removed, Lowery was the owner and operator of Letty Lowery Photography in addition to being a private tutor and teacher. Lowery had no criminal record prior to her arrests in Harris and Montgomery counties in 2019.
According to court records, Lowery worked with ComQuest Academy Charter High School in Tomball, the Klein Independent School District, the Tomball Independent School District, the Waller County Independent School District, and the Conroe Independent School District.