Nevada deputies capture predatory sex offender wanted in Oregon

SALEM, Ore. - A predatory sex offender named Antonio Romero Griego, wanted in Oregon for moving out of his Salem house and ceasing contact with his probation officer, was captured in Nevada.

Griego is in jail in Nye County, Nevada. Deputies there arrested him for failing to register as a sex offender and the use of another person's identification.

Parole and Probation Deputies here are working with the state of Nevada to extradite him back to Oregon for his outstanding parole violation warrant.