Two Venango County Sex Offenders Accused of Megan’s Law Violatons

| December 6, 2017

Two Venango County men are facing felony charges for failing to comply with Pennsylvania Megan’s Law registration requirements.

Oil City Man Fails to Register Vehicle

Franklin-based State Police said Clinton Neil Craig, 51, of Oil City, purchased a vehicle on November 14 and failed to notify police as required by law.

Craig was placed under arrest and charged with one felony count of Failure to Comply with Registration Requirement.

He was arraigned by District Judge Patrick Lowrey and released on $10,000 unsecured bail.

A preliminary hearing is slated for December 13 in the Venango County Court of Common Pleas.

Craig was convicted of Indecent Assault of a Person Less than 13 years of Age in 1997.

Franklin Man Fails to Register Vehicle

Franklin-based State Police said Charles Ralph Young, 27, of Franklin, purchased a vehicle on November 21 and failed to notify police as required by law.

Young was placed under arrest and charged with one felony count of Failure to Comply with Registration Requirement.

He was arraigned by District Judge Patrick Lowrey and released on $10,000 unsecured bail.

A detainer was then issued by the Pennsylvania State Parole Board and Young was lodged in the Venango County Jail.

Young faces a preliminary hearing on December 13 in the Venango County Court of Common Pleas.

He was convicted in Ohio in 2015 of Att. Sexual Conduct with a Minor.


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