ANGLETON — Within two and a half hours of releasing a sketch and surveillance video of the car believed to be driven by the man who sexually assaulted an Alvin High School student, investigators had a tip that led to an arrest.

John Eloy Orozco, 36, was picked up at 10 p.m. Thursday on an out-of-county felony warrant by the Brazoria County Sheriff’s Office after a tipster identify him as a possible suspect in the Alvin case, Lt. Jeff Mink of the Criminal Investigations Division said during a news conference Friday evening.

Raven Wuebker is a reporter for The Facts. Contact her at 979-237-0152.

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