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UPDATE: Sex offender captured in Union County

Courtesy of the Prentiss County Sheriff's Department.


Wanted Sex Offender, Michael Steve Wilder has been captured.

Earlier today Wilder turned himself in after contacting US Marshals and turning himself in to them in Union County.

Wilder has since been transported to the Prentiss County Jail.

Wilder’s Bond has just been set on the Charges of Failure to Register as Sex Offender at $15,000 and a hold has been placed on him by the MDOC.

Original story: Sep 12, 2017

The Prentiss County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a sex offender.

Michael Steve Wilder is wanted for failing to remain in compliance with the Sex Offender Registry requirements. Authorities consider him dangerous.

Anyone having knowledge of his whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Prentiss County Sheriff’s Office at 662-728-6232 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-773-TIPS (8477) or 911.

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