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Fugitive from Fillmore Co., Michigan arrested on child sex abuse warrants – ABC 6 News

(ABC 6 News) – A wanted man on 13 felony charges from Fillmore County, Minnesota, was captured and arrested in Michigan, according to a news release from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety.

William Guy Amick III, 36, was charged with 13 felony counts related to child sexual abuse material involving multiple victims ranging in age from newborn to seven years old.

The Minnesota DPS says the charges include, among other things, abuse of minors in sexual performances, solicitation of a child to engage in sexual conduct, and possession of pornographic works involving minors.

Amick was taken into custody by U.S. Marshals in Milan, Michigan on Tuesday, April 30.

Amick is currently being held in the Washtenaw County Jail awaiting extradition to Minn.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Fillmore County Sheriff's Office are investigating the case, along with the U.S. Marshals Service and the FBI.

On April 17, 2024, the BCA initially asked the public for help in finding Amick.

RELATED: Minnesota BCA and Fillmore County have issued an arrest warrant for alleged author of child pornography

According to the Minnesota DPS, Amick lived in Mabel and Rushford, Minnesota for approximately two years until May 2023. Then his whereabouts became unknown.

The press release also said Amick frequently posed as a woman online to other men when attempting to create child sexual abuse material involving the men's children.

If you suspect illegal online activity involving children, contact the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children's CyberTipline here.

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