Avon man wanted for sex crimes arrested in Arkansas

Avon man wanted for sex crimes arrested in Arkansas

(WOIO) - An Avon man wanted for unlawful sexual conduct was arrested today in Portsmouth, Arkansas by the US Marshals.

William H. Waters, 38, was captured around 4:30 p.m. after fighting with the marshals.

He was recently featured on 19 Action News as a Fugitive of the Week. Waters was wanted by Westlake Police and the US Marshals for unlawful sexual conduct with a minor.

It is alleged that over the course of several years Waters engaged in unlawful sexual conduct with two minors under the age of 16.

He will be extradited to Cuyahoga County for his trial.

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