Wanted sex offender arrested in Marion

According to the McDowell County Sheriff's Office, 33-year-old Rachel Alison Smith, of Marion, was arrested at her home along Jacktown Road on Wednesday evening. (Photo credit: McDowell County Sheriff's Office)

A woman wanted for a sex offender registry violation and probation violations has been arrested.

According to the McDowell County Sheriff's Office, 33-year-old Rachel Alison Smith, of Marion, was arrested at her home along Jacktown Road on Wednesday evening.

Smith was wanted for failing to report a new address as a sex offender and for three felony probation violations.

Deputies say a search of Smith's home on Wednesday evening turned up methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.

According to deputies, Smith was convicted of three counts of taking indecent liberties with a child in McDowell County in December 2015 and sentenced to 60 months of probation.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off

Trending