Can a pedophile be arrested after 4 yrs after the last attack on a child?

Asked almost 2 years ago - Warsaw, OH

The child was 7 yrs old when this started until she was 12 yrs old which would be 4 yrs ago.

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  1. Ala M. Hamayel

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    Answered . Yes. Depending on what the person did, statute of limitations differ. Let's assume this was unlawful sexual conduct with a minor, the statute of limitations for that is 20 years. Call the police and report it. Or call the local prosecutor and report it.

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  2. Christopher Lee Beck


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    Answered . I suggest you contact the police and/or local prosecutors victim advocate. They can investigate the crime and advise you. It depends on what the alleged crime is.

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