Former Steuben Co. Resident Busted in Arkansas

Police say a former Steuben County resident was located and arrested in Arkansas. Joseph Dwight McDowell was busted on a warrant for felony child molesting.  The warrant was issued back on November 15th and McDowell reportedly left the county.  Sheriff’s detectives reached out to the US Marshals Service and McDowell was found and taken into custody without incident.  McDowell is currently being held in an Arkansas jail awaiting extradition back to Steuben County.