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Wanted non-compliant sex offender arrested in Tennessee

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A wanted fugitive out of Steuben County has been caught.

The Steuben County Sheriff's Office said Matthew Ray Epperson was arrested in Marion County, Tennessee. Epperson was wanted out of Steuben County for failure to register as a sex offender. He has been a fugitive since mid-March.

While the details of Epperson's arrest were not immediately available, the office said he was extradited back to Steuben County and booked into the Steuben County jail on Tuesday afternoon.

He was being held without bond Tuesday on 2 counts of felony failure to register as a sex or violent offender and one count of failure to appear.

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