RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- U.S. Marshals, with the assistance of the Washoe County Sheriff's Office, have arrested an Elko man accused of being a sex offender.
According to a press release, 21-year-old Devon Ray Hockemier was located in the 3300-block of Kauai Court in Reno after a lengthy investigation by the U.S. Marshal-led Fugitive Taskforce and the Elko Police Department. Hockemier was arrested at around 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday by the Taskforce, with assistance from the Washoe County Sherriff’s Office All Threats All Crimes Unit, Sparks Police Department, and DPS Parole & Probation.
Hockemier was wanted by the Elko Police Department for an outstanding arrest warrant issued on May 1. He has been charged with multiple counts of sexual assault of a minor under the age of 14. Bail has been set in this case for $3.5 million. Hockemier has been booked into the Washoe County Jail while awaiting removal to Elko.