WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — A registererd sex offender who absconded from his home in Walton County has been located and arrested, according to a news release from the Walton County Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies located Ricky Lee Harrison, 55, at a Mossy Head residence on Aug. 14 and arrested him.
Harrison faces multiple charges:
- three felony counts of failing to register
- one count of obstruction without violence
- two counts of possession of a controlled substance
Harrison’s bond was set at $15,000. He remains in custody.
On Aug. 12, the sheriff’s office issued a news release asking for help locating Harrison, who they said “absconded” from his Ponce de Leon address.