Summit County: Convicted Akron rapist doesn't register as sex offender

1:22 PM, Sep 4, 2012   |    comments
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AKRON -- Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is asking for the public's help in finding a convicted rapist who failed to register his address in July.

Authorities say Tyonne James Hosey, 29, of Akron, served time in prison for the rape of a girl. He was released in 2006 and classified as a sexually-oriented offender.

He was required to register his address once a year for 10 years. and failed to do so in July.

The Summit County Sheriff's Office has issued a warrant for his arrest.

Hosey stands 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighs 160 pounds and has brown eyes with black hair.

Hosey also has four tattoos -- the words "Cry Now" and "Bar" on his right forearm, and "Laugh Later" and "None" on his left forearm -- and a scar on his nose.

 Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Tyonne James Hosey is asked to call the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation at (855) 224-6446.

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