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Fugitive from Grand Island captured in Florida

GRAND ISLAND, N.Y. (WIVB) - A man from Grand Island who was wanted on sex abuse charges has been taken into custody.

Jacob Beach, 24, was captured by Okaloosa Sheriff's deputies in Florida.

Deputies began investigating the suspected abuse of a 4-year-old girl back in January. They say the girl was abused by Beach and his live-in girlfriend Courtney McDonell, 28. 

Beach and McDonell were both indicted by a grand jury earlier last month. 

Beach was indicted on charges of predatory sexual assault against a child, course of sexual conduct against a child and possessing a sexual performance by a child.

MORE | Man arrested on charges of predatory sexual assault against a child.


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