Merced suspect arrested on multiple charges

Suspect Rodolfo Montes -- Police say based on the equipment they found in his home, they believe the suspect was running a small to mid-size counterfeiting operation. (Merced Police Department)
January 11, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
Merced Police have arrested a man on multiple charges -- including unlawful sex with a minor.

They say Rodolfo Montes was initially taken into custody on sex abuse charges.

In the process of that investigation, they learned Montes is also an ex-felon who was in possession of a handgun, pirated DVD's, and counterfeit sports apparel.

Police say based on the equipment they found in his home, they believe the suspect was running a small to mid-size counterfeiting operation.

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