STEUBEN COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): An alleged non-compliant registered sex offender was arrested Tuesday morning in Steuben County.
Deputies say Robert R. Ruppert, 35, was arrested and booked into the Steuben County Jail just before 10:30 a.m. Tuesday after detectives say he failed to report required information within a lawful time period to the registry.
He is facing charges of one count of level 6 felony failure to register as a sex or violent offender and one count of level 5 felony failure to register as a sex or violent offender with a previous conviction.
Ruppert is held on a $5,000 bond.