St. Simons Island sex crime suspect arrested

Published On: Feb 23 2014 12:26:36 AM EST   Updated On: Feb 24 2014 11:43:00 AM EST

Glynn County police have arrested a man who they say was waiting inside a woman's home when she arrived home and attempted to sexually assault her.

Police issued a warrant Saturday for the arrest of Dene Stephens, 29,  They said he fled the woman's St. Simons Island house on foot.

Police announced early Sunday morning that Stephens was in custody, but did not provide details of how he was captured.


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