Police looking for Surprise person of interest, possibly involved in sexual misconduct with minor

Posted at 2:29 PM, Aug 24, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-24 17:29:59-04

Officials are asking for the public’s help to find a person of interest.

Surprise police said they have been searching for 49-year-old Bernardino Arteaga since April 2015.

According to police, Arteaga is wanted for questioning in a criminal case involving sexual misconduct with a minor.

In addition to Arizona, the 49-year-old also has ties to Texas and California.

If you have any information about this case contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or Surprise police at 623-222-TIPS.

When contacting police, reference incident number: 141207528