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Sex offender arrested for failure to register stay in Madison Co.

Athens police said Patrick Johnson failed to notify them about a stay in Madison County. (Source: Athens PD) Athens police said Patrick Johnson failed to notify them about a stay in Madison County. (Source: Athens PD)
ATHENS, AL (WAFF) -

Athens police arrested a man on the sex offender registry who they said failed to comply with Registration Notification Act requirements.

Police said Patrick Johnson had been away from the residence he gave when he registered as a sex offender.

After checking his residence and the office of motel management to verify his information. A warrant was obtained for Johnson's arrest after it was determined he had been staying in Madison County without first notifying law enforcement as required.

Johnson was arrested on Monday and placed in the Limestone County Jail.

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