Both Beaufort County Sex Offenders Turn Themselves In

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Deputies say they now have caught both registered sex offenders wanted for not alerting them of address changes.

Michael Horan of Cherry Run Road turned himself in on Friday.

Earlier, Rahim Hick of Washington turned himself in for the same crime.

The43-year-old man was charged with failure to report address change by sex offender and released on a $5,000 unsecured bond.

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Beaufort County deputies say one of two registered sex offenders wanted for not notifying lawmen of an address change has been found.

Deputies say 21-year-old Rahim Hicks of Washington turned himself in at the Sheriff's Office this morning.

He was taken before a magistrate and released on $5,000 unsecured bond.

Deputies are still searching for 43-year-old Michael Horan. who last lived on Cherry Run Road.

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While it is mandatory for convicted sex offenders to register their addresses with the local sheriff's office in their area for a time, investigators in Beaufort County say two such offenders have not followed through.

Deputies have asked for the public's help in finding both Michael Horan and Rahim Hicks.

Investigators say 43-year-old Horan lived on Cherry Run Road in Washington before his most recent, undocumented relocation.

Horan was convicted of indecent liberties with a minor in 2001.

Deputies are also on the lookout for 21-year-old Rahim Hicks of Washington.

Hicks was convicted of indecent liberties with a minor in 2012 and like Horan, has not notified the sheriff's office of his new address.

If you see either man, you are asked to call the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office at (252) 946-7111.