Update: Metro takes alleged sexual assault suspect into custody

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Metro Police have taken an alleged sexual assault suspect into custody just hours after imploring the public’s help in locating him. According to Metro, 54-year-old Ryan Lorraine was arrested without incident Tuesday night.

The Criminal Apprehension Team took Lorraine into custody in the area of Summerlin Parkway and Rampart. He was then transported to the Clark County Detention Center.

Lorraine evaded authorities early Monday morning.

At around 1:59 a.m., patrol officers responded to the 700 block of Langtry Drive to investigate a domestic disturbance. Officers met with the victim at a nearby residence and learned that she had been sexually assaulted, and Lorraine is the alleged suspect.

Police said Lorraine, a white male adult who’s 6-feet tall and weighs 265 pounds, fled the area before Police arrived. He was said to have a goatee.

Metro said Lorraine was considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with any information about this case is urged to contact the LVMPD Sexual Assault Section at 702-828-3421. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 702-385-5555 or on the internet at www.crimestoppersofnv.com.

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