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George County authorities search for convicted sex offender

Authorities say they need your help in finding a man convicted in Alabama in 1992 on charges of sexual abuse and sodomy.

The sheriff's department says Joseph Edward Catchot  recently failed to register as a sex offender.  Authorities say Catchot, 44, is five feet, eight inches tall and weighs 185 pounds.  He has hazel eyes and black hair. 

 If you know the whereabouts of Joseph Edward Catchot, please call the George County sheriff's office at 601-947-4811 or Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898.  Your tips could lead to a cash reward of up to a thousand dollars.

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