BELVIDERE, Ill. (WTVO) — Boone County authorities have arrested 47-year-old Shane Hellenga for failing to register as a convicted sex offender.
Hellenga is registered as a sexual predator and was required to alert authorities to his whereabouts within a 90-day period.
Police say Hellenga failed to do so and was arrested on Friday.
He was taken to the Boone County Jail.
Hellenga faces up to 5 years in prison for the offense.