RENO — Detectives with the Regional Sex Offender Notification Unit located Anthony Lopez, 40, in custody at the Washoe County Detention Facility.
Detectives had been looking for Lopez since January when it was reported he was living in the area and had not registered with local law enforcement as required by law.
Lopez, a convicted sex offender out of Santa Rosa, Calif. had been arrested by Reno Police Department on March 12, 2012 on unrelated charges and is currently being held at the Washoe County Detention Facility for an additional charge of Sex Offender Failing to Register. His bail is set at $5,000.
Lopez is also a parole absconder from California for the same crime, according to police reports.