The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

March 27, 2013

Sex offender jailed for failing to register

From staff reports
The News Courier

— An Athens resident has been arrested for failing to register as a sex offender.

Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson said Wednesday that Anthony Jerome Smith, 57, of 105 Magnolia St., was supposed to register with the Police Department in February but failed to do so.

Officer Greg Parnell made the arrest. Smith was booked at the Police Department and transferred to Limestone County Jail.