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UPDATE: Man wanted in Storm Lake sexual assault is in custody

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STORM LAKE, Iowa (KTIV) - A Sioux Rapids, Iowa man wanted in connection with a reported sexual assault in Storm Lake on May 21 is in custody.  18-year old Edgar Saul Moreno-Leiga surrendered himself at the Storm Lake Police station Sunday evening.

Police had been searching for Moreno-Leiga since a woman reported that he had sexually assaulted her.

Moreno-Leiga has been charged with Sexual Assault in the 3rd Degree, a class C felony.  He was booked into the Buena Vista County jail on $10,000 bond.


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STORM LAKE, Iowa (KTIV) The search is on for a suspect, after police say a woman was sexually assaulted in Storm Lake, Iowa.

The call came in around 11:00 p.m. Wednesday.The woman told police say was assaulted by 18 year-old Edgar Saul Moreno-Leiga of Sioux Rapids, Iowa.He was last seen around one this morning in Storm Lake.

He may be driving a green 1997 Pontiac Grand Prix with Nebraska license plate number 70Y405.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Storm Lake police department at 712-732-8010.
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