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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 17-590

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • October 18, 2017
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    • Public Information Office : piocommandcenter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8060

    Detectives Searching For Absconded Sex Offender

    He failed to update his residential address within 48 hours of change.
    • Monday
    • October 16, 2017
    • Time: 8:30 AM
    • At Large

    Warrant Issued:

    Leroy Jones III
    DOB: 08/14/1988
    Address - at large

    Description: Black male, 5'09”, 180 lbs.


    Detectives are requesting the public's assistance in locating Leroy Jones III who is a registered sex offender and has an outstanding arrest warrant for failure to update his residential address within 48 hours of change.

    Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of this subject and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at
    www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using our P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.

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