Date: October 16, 2000 "For Immediate Release"
To: News Media
From: Sheriff Lawrence W. Crow, Jr.
Media Contact: Michal Shanley, 863 534-6631 or 819-0397 pager
Sex Offender Arrested for Failing to Register

Polk County Sheriff's Office detectives arrested a Sexual Offender this morning (Monday, Oct. 16, 2000) for failing to register after moving to a new address. 

Ronald Johnson, DOB 7/22/68, was arrested today at a residence located at 1140 East Lemon Street Lot #21 in Lakeland. He is charged with: Failure of a Sexual Offender to Register (F3) for failing to register after moving from another Lakeland address to his current residence on Lemon Street. He also is charged with Violation of Probation (probation was for sexual battery on a child under 12). 

Johnson was booked into the Polk County Jail.


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