WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) – A Portia man locked up on theft charges is in even more trouble.
According to Lawrence County Sheriff Jody Dotson, 26-year-old Jonathan Gustafson failed to register as a sex offender.
Officers were investigating Gustafson on some recent thefts when they learned he was a convicted sex offender. Gustafson had been living in Delight and was registered there; however, he had moved to Lawrence County without notifying authorities of his address.
Gustafson, who is a Level 2 sex offender convicted on sexual assault charges, is being held in the Lawrence County Jail on a $50,000 bond. He's due in Circuit Court on June 29.