Accused Elko Sex Offender Arrested in Reno

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RENO, NV - A 21-year-old accused sex offender was arrested Tuesday night in Reno.

Devon Ray Hockemier was wanted by the Elko Police Department for an outstanding arrest warrant. He was taken into custody on Kauai Court following an extensive task force investigation into his whereabouts.

Hockemier has been charged with multiple counts of sexual assault of a minor under the age of 14.

His bail was set at $3.5 million.

District of Nevada U.S. Marshal Christopher Hoye stated, "This is yet another demonstration of our commitment to protecting the children of our community from wanted sex offenders. We will continue to aggressively pursue and arrest these fugitives in order to bring them to justice."