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Charges: Assault with intent to commit a sexual crime/mayhem, false imprisonment, failure to secure payment of compensation, contracting without a license and advertising as a contractor without a license

Bail: $605,000

Description: Peralta is a 41-year-old Latino, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 180 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

Tattoos: No documented tattoos

Notes: Peralta was last seen in the Merced/Turlock area.

Leave a tip: Merced County Sheriff’s Department at (209) 385-7616 or e-mail tip at www