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Penn Yan man arrested after failure to register as sex offender

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.