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Friday, August 12, 2016

Man arrested in Vernon County for failure to register as a sex offender

On 8/10/16 the Nevada Police Department arrested 48 year old John W. Pettibon of Deerfield, Missouri.

Mr. Pettibon was arrested for 1.) Class C Felony - Failure to register as a sex offender. 

He was booked into the Vernon County Jail and placed on a $7,500 Cash only bond with more charges likely to be filed at a later time.

John W. Pettibon was convicted in April of 2002 of 2nd Degree Statutory Sodomy in Vernon County.

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A Deerfield man was booked at the Vernon County Jail on a felony charge of failure to register as a sex offender.

48-year-old John W. Pettibon, of Deerfield, was booked Wednesday at the county jail on the class C felony charge. According to court docket information, available online, Pettibon was charged August 1 with failure to register as a sex offender, a warrant for his arrest was issued August 4, and was served by Nevada Police Wednesday. Pettibon will also face additional charges stemming from the warrant being served, once the charges are formally filed.

Pettibon is being held at the Vernon County Jail on a $7,500 bond.