Carmi Man Sentenced Four Years for Failure to Register as Sex Offender

Carmi Man Sentenced Four Years for Failure to Register as Sex Offender

WHITE CO. – A Carmi man was sentenced in White County Monday to four years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for unlawful failure to register as a sex offender (a Class 3 felony) at the conclusion of a contested sentencing hearing.

White County State’s Attorney Denton Aud said 32-year-old John D. Smith will also serve one year of mandatory supervised release following his time in prison.

Smith failed to register his new address within three days after changing residences.

Smith’s case was investigated by the Carmi Police Department.