BERKELEY (CBS SF/BCN) — Berkeley Police arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with the disappearance of a 15-year-old girl who went missing from her family home in the southwest part of the city Tuesday.
Lovepreet Singh was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with the case, according to Alameda County jail booking logs.READ MORE: Coast Guard: Cargo Ship Dragging Anchor Likely Caused SoCal Oil Spill
Sometime during the investigation, detectives learned that the 15-year-old girl was possibly with Singh at his Stockton residence. After obtaining a search warrant, officers went to the home and found the missing teen.READ MORE: Fairfield Police Arrest 4 Suspected in Catalytic Converter Theft Ring
Police also arrested Singh on suspicion of three offenses: child stealing, arranging/meeting with a minor for lewd and lascivious behavior and for statutory rape.MORE NEWS: 8 People Displaced by House Fire in San Lorenzo
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