UPDATE: Wanted Sex Offender Arrested

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

UPDATE 4/24/14 @ 10 a.m.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A wanted sex offender out of Scioto County, Ohio has been arrested in Ashland, Ky.

Sheriff Marty Donini says Jonathon Brown, 21, of Sciotoville, was picked up by Ashland Police about 6 p.m. Wednesday after a person saw Brown’s picture on TV and called authorities.

Brown now faces extradition back to Ohio.

He is being held in the Boyd County Jail.

Brown was convicted of gross sexual imposition in 2007.

He will now be charged with failure to change address.



ORIGINAL STORY 4/23/14 @ 11:30 a.m.
SCIOTO COUNTY, Ohio (WSAZ) -- The Scioto County Sheriff's Office is looking for a wanted sex offender.

Sheriff Marty Donini says his office has issued a warrant for Jonathon D. Brown, 20.

Deputies say Brown moved and did not update his address.

His last known address was on Winchester Avenue in Sciotoville.

Brown was convicted of gross sexual imposition in 2007.

He will now be charged with failure to change address.

Call the Scioto County Sheriff's Office if you have seen him.


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