Crime

Arrest Made in Arcadia High School Sexual Assault Investigation

Arcadia High School. – File photo by Terry Miller / Beacon Media News

An 18-year-old former Arcadia High School student has been arrested in connection with the Arcadia Police Department’s ongoing investigation into allegations of sexual assault and exploitation involving current and present alumni of the school.

According to the Police Department, Arcadian Dylan Chan was arrested Tuesday afternoon at approximately 2 p.m. on suspicion of using a minor for sex acts, sexual exploitation of a child, distribution or possession of child pornography and possession or control of child pornography.

Chan’s arrest followed a search warrant served at his house on Wednesday, June 24.

Chan is currently being held and booked at the Arcadia City Jail.

The investigation into sexual assault allegations at the high school was first announced last week.

Anyone with information related to this case or other related cases at Arcadia High School is encouraged to contact the Arcadia Police Detective Bureau at (626) 574-5160. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call Crime Stoppers by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” mobile app on Google Play or the Apple App Store, or by using the website lacrimestoppers.org.

July 1, 2020

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