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Lenoir authorites looking for convicted sex offender

Posted April 21, 2009 1:50 p.m. EDT

— 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.