Medic with ATCEMS faces indecency with a child charges

Austin
Bret Burke

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A medic with Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services has been charged with two counts of indecency with a child/sexual contact.

Bret Burke, 49, of Cedar Park, was arrested and booked into the Williamson County Jail on Monday.

Online jail records show he is still in custody and bond was set at $75,000. The alleged incidents happened in Cedar Park in 2014 and 2017. An affidavit indicates the alleged crimes happened with a family member.

Cedar Park police tell KXAN the investigation is ongoing and open 

ATCEMS said the alleged incident did not happen while Burke, a Medic II, was on the job. He has been placed on paid administrative leave.

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