Suspected Andrew County Child Molester Arrested in Minnesota

Published 08/21 2014 03:42PM

Updated 08/21 2014 04:05PM

(COLQUET, MN) - An Andrew County man facing 50 child sex crime charges has been arrested in Minnesota.

According to WDIO, 41-year-old James Michael Swett was arrested Thursday in Cloquet.

The Andrew County Sheriff's Department has been searching for Swett since June after he posted a $100,000 bond.

Swett faces dozens of child sex crime charges including child molestation, forcible sodomy and statutory sodomy.

WDIO reports that the Andrew County Sheriff's Department contacted Cloquet police and identified an address where Swett may have been living.

He was arrested after police found him walking nearby the location.

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