Woman Accused of Sexually Assaulting Son's Underage Friend
KREX News Room
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. - A Grand Junction woman was arrested for allegedly having sex with her son's underage friend multiple times.
Wendy Crowell, 36, was arrested and booked into the Mesa County Jail on Friday.
According to an arrest affidavit provided by the Grand Junction Police Department, the incidents began in June 2012. Documents show that Crowell was turned in by the victim's mother, who went through his cell phone and found several text messages between the two.
Police say the boy admitted to having sex with Crowell at least five times; he called it a consensual relationship.
According to the affidavit, Crowell and the victim even said they loved each other.
Crowell denies having a sexual relationship with her son's friend. She is facing multiple charges of sexual assault on a child. Her bond is set at $10,000.
NewsChannel 5 will continue to update this story and developments come in.