A man accused of sexually abusing a child while working as a counselor at a youth detention facility in Montana has been arrested in New Town.
The U.S. Marshals Service says 36-year-old Brad Douglas Johnson of Laurel, Mont. was arrested Friday in New Town, where he was working in the oil fields.
New Town is on the Fort Berthold Reservation.
Authorities say Johnson was taken to the Mountrail County Jail in Stanley, where he was awaiting extradition to Montana.
The U.S. Marshals Service says Johnson formerly was a police officer in Rose Hill, Kan.