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Wanted sex offender captured by Raleigh police

Posted August 10, 2010 8:53 a.m. EDT

— Raleigh police captured a wanted sex offender early Tuesday. Law enforcement officers from multiple agencies searched a wooded area near Poole Road in Raleigh for Daniel Tabron, 22, for most of the day Monday but suspended the search before 6 p.m.

Tabron was wanted by the North Carolina Violent Fugitive Task Force for violating the terms of his probation and failing to register as a sex offender.

According to Department of Correction records, he was convicted in July 2009 of indecent liberties with a child.