Jimmie Nelson Lovette, NC Sex Offender Registry
Wilkesboro, NC-- A convicted sex offender is back in jail after violating a law prohibiting him to be near an area used by children.
Tuesday, police in Wilkesboro received a call that Jimmie Nelson, who is a registered sex offender was at Cub Creek Park watching a baseball game. The caller told officers that Lovette was not supposed to be near any parks or schools.
When the investigating officer arrived, he reported seeing Lovette standing on the South Street side of the park, which was directly behind a dug out. Lovette told the officer that he had been at the park for about thirty minutes. The officer confirmed by law, Lovette was not supposed to be within 300 feet of anything that can be used for children.
Lovette was arrested and charged with Sex Offender being on Child Premises. He was taken to the Wilkes County Jail.
Jimmie Nelson Lovette Background Report
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