Kentucky man arrested in Pasco Co. on warrant for allegedly raping child

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. - A Kentucky man wanted on a Kentucky warrant for rape of a child has been arrested in Pasco County after investigators got a tip he was in the area.

According to Pasco County Sheriff's Office spokesperson Kevin Doll, Jarrett Collins, of Princeton, Kentucky, was taken into custody early Sunday morning and booked into the Pasco County Jail on the warrant out of Kentucky.

Collins if being held as a "fugitive from justice."

Doll said more information on the arrest will be announced Monday, but the arrest was made for a Kentucky agency and they are leading the investigation.

An official at the Caldwell County, Kentucky, Sheriff's Office would not confirm if they issued the warrant for Collins.

A request for comment and details of the case was being passed to a deputy.

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