Registered sex offender arrested in Chattanooga park
By WRCB Staff
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -
A registered sex offender is facing charges for a third time for violating the terms of his parole.
Chattanooga police arrested 59-year-old William Jennings on Tuesday and charged him with violation of the sex offender registry.
According to court documents, Jennings was located at Whiteside Park on W. MLK Boulevard Tuesday afternoon, a violation of his parole. His probation officer notified authorities that Williams was in a public park and in violation of the terms of his parole.
This is the third time Jennings has been charged with violating the sex offender registry since 2014. Jennings plead guilty to aggravated sexual battery in 2006 and was placed on the state’s sex offender registry.