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New evidence leads to arrest in sexual assault case

Matthew Cartwright. (Source: Pima County Sheriff’s Department) Matthew Cartwright. (Source: Pima County Sheriff’s Department)
A composite sketch of the suspect from 2012. (Source: Pima County Sheriff’s Department) A composite sketch of the suspect from 2012. (Source: Pima County Sheriff’s Department)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

New evidence has led to an arrest in a sexual assault case involving three young children, authorities said.

The Pima County Sheriff’s Department said Matthew Cartwright, 34, is facing charges of sexual assault, sexual conduct with a minor and burglary in connection with a case from April 2012.

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The PCSD said the incident happened in a home on the northeast side of Tucson.

The victims, girls ages 6 to 10 years old, told authorities a white male in his 20s entered their room and sexually assaulted them.

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