TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Sex Offender Arrest in Calloway County
Date of News Release: 04/16/2009
(Murray, Ky) - Kentucky State Police have arrested another registered sex offender for living too close to a licensed daycare facility. Through an investigation, Trooper Brian Duvall determined that Steven E. Rowe, 50 of Murray, was possibly living within 1000 feet of Laugh, Learn, and Grow Daycare on Coldwater Road in Murray. After further investigation, Rowe was found to be living less than 500 feet away from the facility. Trooper Duvall obtained a warrant and arrested Rowe on April 15th. Steven Rowe was charged with Registered Sex Offender Registration Violation 1st Offense and Failure to Notify Kentucky DOT of address change. Rowe was lodged in the Calloway County Jail. The investigation into sex offender registry violations continues by the Kentucky State Police.