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CPD arrests accused sex offender

Posted on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 6:44 am

The Centralia Police department, acting on a tip from concerned parents, has arrested a 24-year-old Columbia man on suspicion of attempted sexual contact with a minor.

Curtis Josh McCuistion

Curtis Josh McCuistion

Curtis Josh McCuistion  is being held in the Boone County Jail on $50,000 bond  for one count of first degree sexual misconduct and one count of  enticement or attempted enticement of a child less than 15 years old by a person 21 years old or older.

According to Lt. Tim Kribbs of the Centralia Police Department, the CPD became aware of McCuistion after being contacted by the parents of the victim, a 14-year-old Centralia female.

For the complete article, please see this week’s edition of the Centralia Fireside Guard.