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Police arrest suspect in Marshalltown kidnapping, assault

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MARSHALLTOWN (KWWL) -

Police say a man suspected of kidnapping and sexually assaulting an underage girl two months ago in Marshalltown has been captured.

Victor Manuel Angel-Garcia, 26, of Marshalltown, was arrested Friday afternoon after a short foot chase.

Police say Angel-Garcia is suspected of taking the girl from a reception she was attending with her family in August, then sexually assaulting her.

Police say a lab matched DNA taken from Angel-Garcia to DNA left on the victim's clothes.

Angel-Garcia has been charged with first-degree kidnapping, second-degree sexual abuse and first-degree harassment.

He was being held in the Marshall County Jail.
 

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