Sex Offender arrested for failure to register

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Bobby Webre reports the arrest of Sydney Fairchild, 36, who is classified as a Tier I Sex Offender who failed to register in Ascension Parish.

Fairchild failed to complete his registration after he was arrested on May 1 on unrelated charges of simple battery. Fairchild was advised he had three business days to notify the sex offender division of his address and other registration information, and he failed to do so.

Fairchild was located in Livingston Parish where he was booked with failure to register as a sex offender, possession with intent to distribute schedule II CDS, and drug paraphernalia. He was then extradited to the Ascension Parish Jail where he was charged with failure to register as a sex offender on Monday, June 19.

Information is available on our website, that provides a link “Louisiana Sex Offender Search” where citizens can check their neighborhood and sign up to receive e-mail alerts on sex offenders in your area.

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