Timothy Wayne Register, a Missouri fugitive, was captured at a Bend,
Ore., motel on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, days before his scheduling sentencing for sex crimes.
Deschutes County Jail via CBS affiliate KOIN
- Authorities in central Oregon say they've detained a
Missouri man who cut off his GPS bracelet and fled four days before he
was to be sentenced for sexually abusing a young person.
that police and
sheriff's deputies picked up 49-year-old Timothy Register Tuesday
morning at a motel in Bend and were holding him for extradition
He was convicted in July in Morgan County, Mo. on charges that included
first-degree statutory rape, statutory sodomy and two counts of child
molestation involving a victim under the age of 14. He fled in October.
Morgan County Sheriff Jim Petty said a bail bondsman provided
information about a phone number for Register, and the phone was traced
to the motel in Bend, which led to his capture.
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