DENVER – A Virginia politician police say is a well known advocate for pedophilia was arrested Monday at Denver Worldwide Airport on a misdemeanor cost of harboring a minor after allegedly kidnapping a 12-year-old Fresno, California woman earlier within the day. The sufferer was rescued and bodily unhurt, police mentioned Saturday.
Nathan Daniel Larson, 40, was travelling with the woman from Fresno to Washington DC when he was arrested at DIA throughout a layover in Denver, police mentioned.
Though Larson was arrested on misdemeanor prices, he’s going through felony prices in Fresno County for kidnapping, youngster abduction, soliciting youngster pornography from a minor and assembly a toddler for the intention of intercourse.
Larson allegedly met his sufferer by way of social media in mid-October and coerced into operating away with him, police mentioned. On Sunday, Larson flew to Fresno from Virginia after which traveled to the woman’s dwelling.
Round 2:00 a.m. Monday, police mentioned Larson arrived on the sufferer’s Fresno dwelling in a ride-share automobile and persuaded her to sneak out of her home. Larson made her put on a protracted hair wig to change her look. He additionally instructed her to behave as if she was disabled and unable to talk to make sure she wouldn’t converse with anybody on the airport whereas making their means onto the airplane, in response to a Fresno County Sheriff’s Workplace launch.
Witnesses instructed investigators that Larson was touching the sufferer inappropriately whereas seen with the woman at DIA. A Denver police officer assigned to the native FBI Activity Power positioned Larson and arrested him. Brokers rescued the woman, who was unhurt, and made preparations to have her reunited along with her household in Fresno, which she was afterward Monday evening.
In response to the Fresno County Sheriff’s Workplace, Larson is a white supremacist and a well known advocate for pedophilia. In 2017, Larson ran for political workplace as an unbiased, searching for to grow to be a member of the Virginia Home of Delegates representing District 31. He went on to lose the race.
In December 2008, whereas dwelling in Boulder, Larson despatched an in depth electronic mail to the U.S. Secret Service threatening to kill the President of the US. On the time, George Bush was the outgoing president and Barack Obama was the incoming president. Larson pleaded responsible in federal courtroom. In October 2009, he was sentenced to 16 months in a federal jail and wound up serving 14 months.
Larson is scheduled to have a courtroom listening to in Denver on December 24. Throughout this time, an extradition request shall be made to move Larson to the Fresno County Jail.