Registered Sex Offender Arrested After Failing To Check In With Police

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MAYVILLE-A registered sex offender from Cassadaga was arrested at the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office Friday after he failed to meet requirements of the sex offender registry according to the Sheriff’s Office.

William J. Strong, 60, a level 3 sex offender, is required to check in with authorities every 90 days and have his photograph updated annually.

Deputies report Strong failed to check in and update his photo.

He was charged with “sex offender fail to register/verify” something he has faced before.

Strong’s charges were upgraded to a class D Felony since he had a history of failing to report.

Strong was remained to county jail without bail.

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