SMYRNA, Tenn. (WKRN) – In the country illegally, Artemio Xalate-Rivas reportedly lived in the Smyrna area for a while.
According to police, Xalate-Rivas had a job, made friends, and carried on relationships with several different women. During that same time, he’s accused of preying on a child.
“The suspect had been sexually molesting this young girl from anywhere in the neighborhood of around 4 to 6 years old on numerous occasions,” Sgt. Bobby Gibson with the Smyrna Police Department told News 2.
According to Sgt. Gibson, the Department of Children’s Services contacted law enforcement in a neighboring county.
Through interviews with the parents and the victim, it was determined that some of the crimes were alleged to have taken place in Smyrna.
A warrant was issued for his arrest and officers went in search of him. They checked Xalate-Rivas’
CONCORD — A suspect described as having “violent tendencies” and being a “sexual predator” is this week’s New Hampshire Fugitive of the Week, according to a the U.S. Marshals in Concord.
Eric Prescott, 32, is being sought on a warrant issued by the New Hampshire Parole Board on Sept. 28, for a parole violation with the underlying conviction and sentence for attempted aggravated felonious sexual assault and sexual assault, according to a press release from the Marshals.
The District of New Hampshire – New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force has been requested to assist in the location and arrest of Prescott, who was last known to be in the Laconia area but has ties to the entire Lakes Region Area.
Prescott is described as a white man, 6 feet tall, 200 pounds with blue eyes and brown hair. He has tattoos on his left arm and shoulder and
A child predator from the Bay Area, who was among U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) most wanted fugitives, was captured Tuesday by the Fairbanks International Airport Police after eluding arrest for four years.
Kevin Trask, 40, of San Francisco, was initially pulled over by Fairbanks officers due to faulty equipment on his vehicle. He initially provided the police with a false identity.
However, after subsequent investigation revealed the existence of the outstanding felony warrant, Trask admitted his real name and that he was wanted by HSI on child pornography
A convicted child predator from Montgomery County who was on the FBI’s Most Wanted Fugitives list was arrested in England, according to the District Attorney’s Office.
Gerard Zalewski, 33, skipped bail prior to a 2006 sentencing hearing in Montgomery County for involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, authorities said. He hasn’t been seen since. He was arrested for a similar crime in Lancashire, England, and was sentenced to 12 years in jail there on Wednesday, according to the Lancashire Constabulary police.
“The FBI notified us today that Zalewski was sentenced today in England for committing a similar sexual crime against a child,” said DA Kevin Steele. “Once the defendant serves his time in England, we want him back to lock him up. This violent predator will be off of the streets for a very long time.”
Zalewski was originally investigated in Montgomery County in 2004, when he was 21, after he had several