Level 3 Sex Offender Arrested
On June 22, 2018, Investigators arrested Gregory Smith, 47, of Greenbrier on charges for Failure to Comply with registration and reporting requirements as a sex offender, which is a Class C Felony. He was also charged with Registered Offender-Incorrect permanent physical address on identification cards or driver’s license prohibited which is a Class A Misdemeanor.
Gregory Smith is a level 3 sex offender. On July 23, 2014 he was convicted of Sexual Assault-Second Degree and is required to register as a sex offender.
On June 7, 2018, Mr. Smith called and stated he had moved to an address in Greenbrier, AR. Mr. Smith was advised to come into the Faulkner County Sheriff’s Office and register the new address. Mr. Smith was confirmed to be living at the address without ever registering the address. Pursuant to §12-12-906, Arkansas state law requires the offender to report any changes in residence, mailing address, temporary domicile ,employment, email, social network information in person to the local law enforcement agency having jurisdiction at that time of the change. When changing residence/mailing address or temporary domicile, this must be done no later than ten (10) days before the offender establishes residence or temporary domicile unless otherwise indicated such as eviction or natural disaster. When changing the address within the state of Arkansas the offender must also report to the local law enforcement agency having jurisdiction at the new address within three (3) days after relocating to the new address.
During the investigation it was discovered that Mr. Smith’s Arkansas ID listed his address to be 11 Grassy Lake Rd. Apt. 17 Mayflower, AR 72106. Mr. Smith has not lived at this address since approximately September 2016. Pursuant to 5-14-130(a)(2), it is a Class A Misdemeanor if a registered sex offender possess identification cards or driver’s license with incorrect permanent physical addresses.
Gregory Lamont Smith is currently in Faulkner County Detention Center awaiting first appearance.
If you know of a sex offender not in compliant please call Inv. Vanda Phillips at 501-450-4917 or e-mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org or you may submit an anonymous tip at www.fcso.ar.gov