FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sgt. Brian McGregor
Office: (504) 712-2252
Date: May 16, 2011
sex offender arrested for failing to register as a sex offender
- An Arkansas sex offender was arrested Sunday (May 15, 2011),
during a traffic stop, in
Brian Lee, 41, who provided a home
152 West Airline Drive,
trailer 13, Kenner, was a
passenger in a vehicle stopped for a red light violation at
Airline Drive and Airport Access Road
During the traffic stop, it was
discovered Lee, a convicted sex offender having been convicted
of 2-counts of second degree molestation of juveniles
(conviction September 2006), was wanted from
for failing to register as a sex offender.
During the investigation and arrest
of Lee, it was learned Lee has been living at the
West Airline Drive
address in Kenner
for about 5 months.
Lee failed to transfer his sex
offender registry once moving to Louisiana, failed to register with the
Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Kenner Police
Department, and failed to notify residents of his sex offender
Lee was additionally charged with
Louisiana Revised Statutes (L.R.S.) 15:542 concerning
registration of sex offenders.
At the time of this press release; Lee
remains in custody of the
no bond has been set.
Caraway urges anyone with information concerning this incident,
to contact the Kenner Police Department at (504) 712-2222, or
Crimestoppers at (504) 822-1111.
Kenner Police Officer Brad Boyd is in charge of the