Georgia child molester arrested in Arizona
CANDLER COUNTY, Ga -- A fugitive on the run from Georgia Law Enforcement was arrested overnight in Flagstaff, Arizona.
According to the Candler County Sheriff's Office, Roy Champion Sr. was located and arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service wanted in Georgia on numerous charges -- including 5 counts of Child Molestation.
He will likely face more charges as the investigation progresses.
Currently, Champion is being held in the Coconino county Jail in Flagstaff awaiting extradition back to Georgia.
This case was investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Candler County Sheriff’s Office and the United States Marshals Service Southeastern Fugitive Task Force.