Rochelle Police Search for Accused Sex Offender


Police are asking for the public’s help locating a man accused of sexually assaulting a girl under the age of 17.

The sexual abuse was reported to Rochelle Police on Friday, October 14th. They are now attempting to track down the whereabouts of Carlos A. Gomez, 40. A warrant for his arrest has been issued.

The victim’s mother says she fears Gomez is attempting to leave the country.

Anyone with information on Gomez, or his whereabouts, is asked to call Rochelle Police at (815) 562-2131 or the Ogle-Lee Crime Stoppers at 1-888-228-4488.

A tip leading to his arrest could lead to a cash reward of up to $1,000.

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