Arrest in Claremont Sex Assault Case

Police said the suspected was arrested to the crime through evidence collected at the home

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    Claremont Police Department
    Claremont police released this composite sketch of a man wanted in connection with the physical and sexual assault of a girl.

    An arrest has been made in connection with the sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl at her Claremont home last month, police said.

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    Claremont Police are hoping that digital composite sketches will help track down the man who raped a 12-year-old girl while she was alone in her home last week. Ted Chen reports from Claremont for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Thursday, March 27, 2014. (Published Thursday, Mar 27, 2014)

    Joseph Chandler Davall, 34, of Yucca Valley was arrested Friday after evidence collected at the home connected him to the crime, police said.

    The assault took place on the night of March 20 when the girl was home alone and sleeping, police said. The girl heard noises, woke up and saw a man coming into the home.

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    Tips are coming in after police released a computer-generated sketch of a man who sexually assaulted a 12-year-old girl in Claremont. Police were hopeful the sketch would lead to a suspect in the case. Toni Guinyard reports live for Today in LA on Thursday, March 27, 2014. (Published Thursday, Mar 27, 2014)

    Claremont detectives, with the assistance of San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies, arrested Davall at his home Friday.

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