FBI: Alleged child sex offender may be living in Arizona

FBI: Alleged child sex offender may be living in Arizona
The FBI said Jose Arturo Navarrete Jr. sexually assaulted a very young girl in California. (Source: FBI)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Authorities are looking for a man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl and he may be living in Arizona.

The FBI is offering $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of Jose Arturo Navarrete Jr.

Navarrete, 24, allegedly assaulted a young girl in Sacramento County, California. He is facing charges of unlawful flight, lewd or lascivious act with a child under 14, sex act with a child 10 years old or younger, oral sex With a child 10 years old or younger.

The FBI said Navarrete Jr. was last seen in Texas and may be living Arizona, New Mexico or Mexico.

The 5-foot-11, 172-pound Navarrete is also known as Navarete and Aturo.

If you have any information, please contact your local FBI office or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate.

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