Sex offender living in Clinton arrested - - Jackson, MS

Sex offender living in Clinton arrested

HINDS COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A convicted sex offender from Wisconsin has been arrested after flying under the radar in Hinds County. 

Sheriff's investigators tracked down 50-year-old Burnette Evans Friday after receiving a tip. 

Evans was living with his girlfriend and two children, ages 4 and 7, on Thompson Drive in Clinton. 

He is charged with failing to register as a sex offender. 

The children have been turned over to the Department of Human Services. 

Evans is being held in Raymond at the Hinds County Detention Center.

Bond has not been set.

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