FIRST ON CBS7: FBI Most Wanted child predator captured; Once thought to be in Midland
A West Texas man on the FBI's Most Wanted Child Predators list has been captured in Mexico.
A warrant was issued for 24-year-old Jose Arturo Navarrete Jr.in December for multiple counts of alleged sexual assault of a child under the age of 14 as well as unlawful flight to avoid prosecution, according to San Angelo LIVE!
He's charged with lewd or lascivious acts with a child under 14, sex acts with a child 10-years-old or younger and oral sex with a child 10-years-old or younger.
The FBI thought Navarrete was in the Midland/Odessa area in late December but said he could also be anywhere in West Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, or Mexico.
He'll be extradited back to Sacramento, CA for trial.