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.