Man who failed to re-register as a sex offender taken into custody

Charlie Woodson Jefferson IV, 54, was previously living in the Crewe area of Nottoway County....
Charlie Woodson Jefferson IV, 54, was previously living in the Crewe area of Nottoway County. (Left photo: 2015; right photo: 2022)(Virginia State Police)
Published: Sep. 16, 2022 at 3:08 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 16, 2022 at 6:01 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

NOTTOWAY, Va. (WWBT) - Virginia State Police say a tip from the public quickly helped find a man who was wanted for failing to re-register as a sex offender.

Charlie Woodson Jefferson IV, 54, was taken into custody by the Amelia County Sheriff’s Office on Friday.

Earlier in the day, police said that Jefferson had moved and failed to update a new address, which is required by state law for the Virginia Sex Offender and Crimes Against Minors Registry.