KETR Local
11:33 am
Fri May 13, 2011

Man charged with failing to register as sex offender


Greenville – A Greenville man has received a federal indictment for failing to register as a sex offender.

A federal grand jury in Tyler handed down the charge Wednesday against Howard Wayne Collins. According to the indictment, Collins is alleged to have failed to register, as required by law, from September, 2010 to April of this year.

If convicted, he faces up to ten years in prison. No trial date was immediately set.