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UPDATE: Wausau Police arrest sex offender who cut off ankle monitorSubmitted: 07/16/2019
UPDATE: Wausau Police arrest sex offender who cut off ankle monitor
Story By Newswatch 12 News Team

WAUSAU - UPDATE: James Begay was apprehended on his warrant and has been transported to the Marathon County Jail.

The Wausau Police Department thanks the community for sharing the information and offering tips.



ORIGINAL STORY:

A sex offender cut off his ankle monitor in Wausau, and police want to find out where his is.

The Wausau Police Department sent out word that James Begay, 30, had left a transitional housing unit near the Marathon County Courthouse Monday.

An arrest warrant has been issued. 

Begay served time for a 2012 conviction for third degree sexual assault.

The Wausau Police Department is asking for your help.

Should you have information about Begay`s whereabouts, please contact the Wausau Police Department at 715-261-7800. If you would like to remain anonymous, you can submit a tip through Marathon County Crime Stoppers by calling 1-877-409-8777 or by visiting their website at the link below. 


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Marathon County Crime Stoppers

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