sex offender wellsDAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (3/23/14) — Dawson Springs Police Capt. Craig Patterson charged a Dawson Springs man Saturday, March 22 with failure to comply with the sex offender registry, his second offense.

According to a Dawson Springs Police report, Patterson conducted a sex offender registry compliance check and determined that Robert J. Wells, 37, had moved from his Locust Street address on March 4 and was living at a Niles Road address.

Patterson determined that Wells had previously been convicted for failing to register as a sex offender in 2013 having been released from the Hopkins County Jail in October.

He is being lodged in the Hopkins County Jail.

SurfKY News

Information provided by Capt. Craig Patterson

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