Edilberto Romero, 17, is accused of raping a 9-year-old boy on several occasions.
The boy said that Romero had been climbing into his bed at night and raping him. Romero started assaulting him on a nightly basis in June, according to the boy.
Romero has been charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child. He remains in the Dallas County jail in lieu of $25,000 bail.