Indiana Man Picked Up In Ohio After Failing To Register As Sex Offender

The arrest warrant was served out of Dearborn County.

Joshua Steelsmith. Photo by Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. 

(Dearborn County, Ind.) – An Indiana man has been arrested after failing to register as a sex offender.  

Joshua Steelsmith was taken into custody Friday in Springdale, Ohio, on a warrant out of Dearborn County, reports The Enquirer.

Steelsmith could face up to 10 years in jail for knowingly failing to register as a sex offender before traveling over state lines.

This isn’t the first time Steelsmith has failed to register as a sex offender. He also failed to do so in 2016. In addition, Steelsmith was charged with child exploitation in 2007.

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