Authorities are searching for 35-year-old Toby L. Haddox Sr. of Bloomingburg.
The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office is seeking public assistance in locating a registered sexual offender after deputies discovered that the offender was not at the residence where he was registered.
According to Sheriff Vernon Stanforth, deputies were performing address verification checks on registered sexual offenders on June 20, 2013 and discovered that the residence of registered sex offender 35-year-old Toby L. Haddox Sr of 71 Biddle Blvd in the Village of Bloomingburg, Ohio was vacant. Haddox was previously convicted of a misdemeanor count of Sexual Imposition and ordered by the Court to register as a sex offender. Haddox is a white male, 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs approximately 160 lbs. Haddox is bald with blue eyes. Haddox displays tattoos on his neck area and is reportedly confined to a wheelchair.
"The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office continually conducts these checks as a service to our community. The Sex Offender unit has done a great job in ensuring that these offenders are registered and the compliance checks at the offender homes assist in verifying that self-reported address information is accurate during the registration process", said Sheriff Stanforth. "Those offenders found not in compliance at prosecuted according to law", said Stanforth.
An arrest warrant for Haddox has been filed in the Washington Court House Municipal Court, charging him with Failure to Report a Change of Address. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Haddox is urged to contact the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office at (740) 335-6170.