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Non-Compliant Sex Offender Arrested

Date of News Release: 05/07/2012

Charles Eric Waugh

(Ashland, Ky.) -- The Kentucky State Police in Ashland have arrested a Boyd County resident on charges after he failed to meet the terms of the Kentucky Sexual Offender Registry. Charles Eric Waugh, age 31, of Ashland, KY was arrested at the Boyd County Detention Center and charged with one count of Failure To Comply With the Sexual Offender Registry.

On 5-7-2012, The Kentucky State Police was contacted by Probation and Parole in regards to Waugh being non-compliant with the terms of the Sexual Offender Registry. More specifically, Waugh allegedly failed to disclose to Probation and Parole the internet communication name identities he was utilizing. The investigation revealed Waugh had Twitter, Facebook, and email accounts under an alias name.

Prior to this date, the Kentucky State Police in Ashland did not have any active investigation concerning Charles Eric Waugh or knowledge of any violations. The investigation is continuing and additional charges may be pending.

Detective Ben Cramer is the lead investigator.

For additional questions, please contact Trooper Elliott Gollihue via cell at 606-465-8704.

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