Tips help SLC Police arrest sex offender

Posted at 8:10 PM, Dec 19, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-21 18:40:01-05

SALT LAKE CITY – After tips from the public, police in Salt Lake City have arrested a wanted man.

Jonah Issac Begay had a warrant for failure to register as a sex offender. Police say Begay has a history of violence and is known for resisting arrest.

Police say Begay was taken into custody Thursday night.