Registered sex offender arrested in Pamlico County

PAMLICO COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – A registered sex offender is back behind bars for failing to register in one Eastern Carolina county.

Pamlico County deputies arrested Keith Hawk on Thursday for failure to register as a sex offender.

The 58-year-old Bayboro man has been on the registry since a 2002 conviction in Craven County for two counts of indecent liberties with a minor.

Hawk is jailed on a $25,000 secured bond.