DNA leads to arrest for sexual assault

BALTIMORE - The Baltimore City Warrant Apprehension Task Force arrested a 25-year-old man tied to a 2012 sexual assault case.

Bernard Burton, 25, was arrested February 12 after members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force served an arrest warrant to the suspect.

According to police, Burton was also linked by DNA evidence to a sexual assault and robbery that occurred February 10 in the 2800 block of East Fairmount Avenue.

Detectives from the southeast district continue to investigate recent incidents of violence in the area.

Police say that Burton has not been linked to any other cases, however other investigations are still on going.

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