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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                   Media Release No.  78 Thursday,  May 10, 2012,  4:41 P.M., CDT



Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams  
                      Public Information Officer
                      Telephone No. (205) 254-1708







Sexual Assault Fugitive Arrest

The Birmingham Police Department reports that officers have arrested a suspect in connection with a sexual assault investigation. The arrest took place at approximately 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 10, 2012.

Officers from the North Precinct received information from investigators of the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office that a fugitive from DeKalb County, Alabama was in route to Birmingham in an attempt to flee the state. Officers also received information that the suspect was attempting to catch a Greyhound bus in our area. Officers responded to the Greyhound Bus Station and located the suspect as he entered the restroom. Officers were able to take the suspect into custody without incident.

The suspect has been identified as: Lionel Lopez, H/M, 46, of Collinsville, Alabama. The following warrant has obtained against the suspect: Sexual Abuse of a Child

The suspect is in the custody of the Jefferson County Jail awaiting extradition to DeKalb County.

A photo of the suspect may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at 1710 1st Avenue North.


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