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Convicted sex offender goes on the run

July 17, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
A local hospital worker convicted of sexually assaulting patients is on the run.Dante Arnaud, 41, of Santa Ana was found guilty of sexual battery against six women in the maternity ward of Garden Grove Hospital. He worked at the hospital as a blood technician.

Prosecutors said Arnaud was free on bail, but the judge instructed him to remain in the courthouse while the jury deliberated.

Arnaud fled the courtroom just before the jury returned with the guilty verdict.

If you have any information as to where Arnaud may be, authorities urge you to call 911.


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