Authorities apprehend registered sex offender accused of removing GPS monitor

Authorities apprehend registered sex offender accused of removing GPS monitor

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The state's Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services apprehended a 34-year-old man accused of violating parole.

Frank Washington was reported wanted Wednesday for a probation violation and a violation of electronic monitoring, Agent Christian Aulbach said.

Agents say he removed his GPS monitor.

Washington is a registered sex offender and was being tracked by the department under South Carolina's "Jessie's Law," Aulbach said.

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