Former Univision Arkansas Host, Who Faces Rape Charge, Jailed In Texas

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Dallas County Texas Booking Photo. June 21, 2017.

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — Victor Hugo Alvarez-Real is in custody in Texas.  He’s the former Univision Arkansas host who is accused of raping a 7-year-old girl, according to Washington County Circuit Court documents.

He’s being held at the Dallas County North Tower Detention Facility on a rape charge.  His bond is $250,000 and states that the amount excludes holds from other jurisdictions.

The document shows he was booked into the jail on Wednesday (June 21) and he listed a Springdale, Arkansas address.

Alvarez-Real, 35, of Springdale faces one charge of rape.

Formal charges were filed May 15 and a warrant for his arrest was issued Thursday (May 25), according to the Washington County prosecutor’s office.

The victim said Alvarez-Real molested her multiple times in 2016, according to court documents.

Alvarez-Real denied any wrongdoing in January when he was contacted by the Children’s Safety Center of Washington County.

Springdale police hadn’t spoken to Alvarez-Real as of May 3, according to court documents.