North Carolina sex offender nabbed in Polk County, Tenn.

North Carolina sex offender nabbed in Polk County, Tenn.

January 16th, 2014 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Adam Taylor

Photo by Contributed Photo/Times Free Press.

A North Carolina man convicted of raping a 13-year-old girl was arrested in Polk County, Tenn., on charges of failing to register as a sex offender.

A news release from the U.S. Marshals Service said Adam Taylor was the subject of a multistate manhunt. Eventually, he was located living in Turtletown, Tenn.

Marshals teamed with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Tennessee Highway Patrol to arrest Taylor in the parking lot of a Turtletown convenience store.