TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Sex Offender Arrest in Calloway County by Kentucky State Police
Date of News Release: 04/07/2009
(Murray, Ky.) -- Kentucky State Police continued their investigations today into sex offender registry violations in Calloway County. On April 6th, Kentucky Office of Probation and Parole notified Kentucky State Police that Christopher Cox, 29 of Murray, may be residing too close to a licensed daycare facility in Murray. Trooper Russell Boyd began investigating and discovered that Cox was living within 1000 feet of Shining Stars Daycare on Chestnut Street in Murray. A warrant was obtained for Cox who was arrested this afternoon by Trooper Boyd. Cox was charged with Registered Sex Offender Registration Restriction 1st Offense and lodged in the Calloway County Jail. A bond has not been set at this time. The investigation is continuing by the Kentucky State Police.
The Kentucky Sex Offender Registry is available free online at http://kspsor.state.ky.us/. Users can search by last name, email address, county, or zip code.