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O.C. molestation suspect arrested in Vegas

A suspect in an Orange County child molestation case from February 2009 was found and arrested in Las Vegas Tuesday.

February 3, 2010 12:31:23 AM PST
A suspect in an Orange County child molestation was arrested in Las Vegas Tuesday.Santa Ana police say DNA testing linked 55-year-old Ronald William Crocker to the molestation of his 4-year-old neighbor in February 2009.

The Orange County District Attorney's Office filed a criminal complaint and issued a warrant for his arrest.

Santa Ana police developed leads indicating Crocker had fled to Las Vegas.

With the help of the U.S. Marshal Fugitive Task force Crocker was arrested in a Las Vegas residence. He was booked into the Clark County Detention Center where he is awaiting extradition to face charges in California.