Police say a Penn Yan man was arrested following an investigation as a sex offender.
According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested William S. Collins, 31, of Penn Yan for failure to register as a sex offender.
It was revealed that the address Collins reported with the NYS Sex Offender Registry was incorrect. A warrant was issued for his arrest and he was taken into custody.
Collins was transported to the Yates County Jail where he was arraigned and held on no bail.
FingerLakes1.com is the region’s leading all-digital news publication. The company was founded in 1998 and has been keeping residents informed for more than two decades. Have a lead? Send it to [email protected]