PLATTSBURGH — A Plattsburgh sex offender was arrested Monday for allegedly failing to report a change of address, as law requires.
Shane L. Agnew, 22, allegedly failed to notify the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office of his change of address in accordance with the Sex Offender Registration Act, the Sheriff’s Department said in a news release.
Agnew was taken into custody at 10:43 p.m. Monday and was charged with failure to notify a change of address, a felony.
He was arraigned in Champlain Town Court and sent to Clinton County Jail in lieu of $500 cash or $1,000 bond.
The most recent address for Agnew listed on New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services’ website is 264 Margaret St., apartment C, in the City of Plattsburgh.
On Oct. 26, 2011, Agnew was convicted of second-degree rape where the perpetrator is 18 years old or older and has intercourse with a person younger than 15, according to the state agency’s online records.
The incident included sexual intercourse and kidnapping/unlawful imprisonment, the records show.
Agnew was originally arrested by Plattsburgh City Police.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Chris Fasolino