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Lenoir authorites looking for convicted sex offender

Posted April 21, 2009

— Lenoir County authorities are asking for the public's help in finding a convicted sex offender who failed to notify them that he moved.

William O'Neal Wilson Jr., 27, was convicted in 2006 of taking indecent liberties with a child and was sentenced to 36 months' probation, according to the North Carolina Sex Offender and Public Protection Registry.

A warrant has been issued for his arrest on a failure to register charge.

His last known address is 907 Jefferson Drive in Kinston.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to contact the Lenoir County Sheriff's Office at 252-559-6140 or to call 911. Reward being offered for information that leads to the arrest.


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  • pmnbunn Apr 21, 2009

    At least they are trying to find him...

    Hope they do before he tries it again...

  • gratefultoGOD Apr 21, 2009

    MURPH.. I agree.. if it had been my child and this was the only punishment he got.. I would have probably taken matters into my own hands! This street in Kinston is right off 70 behind the old BARBQ LODGE>> now a Mexican Restaurant..( on LEFT headed EAST) on the other corner is a BP.. Nice quiet little neighborhood... that a few hudlums - like this guy- try to ruin!! HOPE THery catch him.. and give him a PROPER Punishment!

  • Piny tek Apr 21, 2009

    anthony4: That's too funny!

  • murph Apr 21, 2009

    36 months probation for indecent liberties with a minor? someone ought to kick that judges behind...

  • anthony4 Apr 21, 2009

    "ah didn du nuffin, gnomesayin?"