Fugitive sex offender arrested in Cuyahoga Falls

Fugitive sex offender arrested in Cuyahoga Falls

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A fugitive sex offender is now behind bars in Summit County.

Around 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, after numerous tips and hours of surveillance, the Tier III Sex Offender that was listed on the Ohio Attorney General's "Top Ten Most Wanted" was taken into custody.

Members of the U.S. Marshals Office Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested 29-year-old Tyonne James Hosey in Cuyahoga Falls.

Hosey was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender.

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