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Man accused of sexual assault at Mesquite casino

Posted at 9:40 AM, May 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-01 12:43:18-04

A man was arrested in connection with a sexual assault at a Mesquite casino this past weekend.

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Around 2 a.m. April 28, Mesquite police responded to a report of a sexual assault at an unnamed casino. Officers saw the man suspected in the incident running from the scene and then pursued him. He was found hiding in a desert area and arrested.

23-year-old Mojave Jon Brown of St. George, Utah, was arrested on charges of sexual assault, kidnapping and obstructing a public officer.

Brown was transported and booked into Clark County Detention Center.