Dale Barlow No Longer Wanted by State Authorities

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

The man thought to be behind the abuse of a girl at the polygamist sect in Eldorado is off the hook.

Officials say 50-year-old Dale Barlow is no longer wanted by state authorities.

They did not say when or why the arrest warrant was dropped.

Barlow was thought to be the husband of a 16-year-old member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

The teenage girl claimed she was beaten and raped at the compound.

Barlow, who lives in Colorado City, Ariz., denied knowing the girl and said he hadn't been to Texas in many years.

The girl was never found at the compound.

Police are investigating whether a woman in colorado made a fake call.