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Sex Offender arrested

(Ottumwa)— A registered sex offender from Ottumwa is back behind bars after violating the Sex Offender Registry guidelines.

A press release from the Wapello County Sheriff’s Department says 26 year old Jeremy Pilcher was arrested Sunday afternoon after an investigation found he was not residing at the address that was provided to the Sheriff’s Department.

Pilcher is charged with failure to comply with the sex offender registry an aggravated misdemeanor.  He is being held in the Wapello County Jail on a 20-thousand dollar cash only bond.