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Man arrested, charged in Vegas sexual assault

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Oreste Perez (LVMPD) Oreste Perez (LVMPD)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

A man sought as a person of interest in a sexual assault on the Las Vegas Strip was arrested and charged in the incident.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, a tip led detectives to identify Oreste Perez, 21, as the suspect in the March 12 incident at a hotel near Flamingo Road and Las Vegas Boulevard South.

Police said a Criminal Apprehension Team located Perez on Thursday to a home in the 5900 block of Hickory Nut Avenue.

Perez was booked into the Clark County Detention Center on charges of sexual assault, battery with intent to commit sexual assault, kidnapping and coercion.

Police said an investigation is ongoing and they urged anyone with information on the crime to call Metro's Sexual Assault Section at 702-828-3521 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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