Sex offender wanted for removing monitoring device

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The Charleston County Sheriff's Office is looking for a 35-year-old registered sex offender who is accused of taking off his monitoring device.

Authorities are looking for Kason Blease Carter on a warrant for willful violation of term or condition of electronic monitoring.

Carter's last known address was 7190 Mangrove Drive in North Charleston. Carter may also be in the James Island area.

Police records indicate that Carter he has a criminal history of a lewd act upon a minor, failure to stop for a blue light, and false information. Carter is a registered sex offenders and has seven prior failure to register convictions.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Charleston County Sheriff's Office at 843-202-1700.

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