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A sexual assault suspect was located and arrested in Vallejo on Tuesday, just hours after the alleged assault occurred in the area of Soscol Creek Road in Napa County, according to the Napa County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies contacted the alleged female victim following the alleged assault, which occurred about 10:45 p.m., and identified the suspect as Aniceto Landa Alarcon.

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Alarcon, 46, who has ties to Fairfield and the central valley, was located by in Vallejo about 3:30 p.m. Tuesday by American Canyon Police. He was arrested without incident with assistance from Vallejo Police.

Alarcon will be booked at the Napa County jail on suspicion of sexual assault charges, kidnapping and assault with a deadly weapon.


Public Safety Reporter

Maria Sestito is the Napa Valley Register public safety reporter. She covers breaking news as well as crime and courts. Maria came to the Napa Valley Register in 2015 after working at as a reporter and photographer at The Daily News in Jacksonville, NC.