BRIDGEPORT — A man being sought for allegedly sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl in South Carolina was arrested Thursday morning. Pedro Garcia, 49, was arrested at an apartment on Wood Avenue by members of the U.S. Marshal Violent Crime Fugitive Task Force. Garcia has an outstanding warrant from Newberry County, South Carolina, charging him with first-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor and violation of probation. He has been sought by police there since last November.
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