Matthew Curtis has been convicted of child molestation.

A Tucson man, who did not show up for his trial, was convicted in the molestation of a child on Thursday, officials say.

Matthew Curtis was convicted of molestation of his 7-year-old stepdaughter, the Pima County Attorney’s Office said in a Facebook posting.

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An arrest warrant has been issued for Curtis.

Anyone with information about Curtis' whereabouts is asked to call 88-CRIME, the anonymous tipster line.

Contact reporter Gloria Knott at gknott@tucson.com or 573-4235. On Twitter: @gloriaeknott

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Gloria is a Tucson native and attended the University of Arizona. She started at the Star as an apprentice in 2017. Following her apprenticeship, she began freelancing until becoming a full-time reporter and producer after her college graduation in 2018.