Raleigh Co. sex offender arrested for not registering; Molested a baby less than 1-year-old

RALEIGH CO., WV (WOAY) РThe West Virginia State Police arrested a man living in Raleigh County for not updating his residential information on the sex offender registry.  Ronald Hopkins is facing one count of failing to register as a sex offender.

Hopkins was living in Raleigh County, but he was originally found guilty in Hampton, VA in 1994.  That crime involved two counts of aggravated sexual battery against a child who was under 1-year-old.

He now faces jail time in West Virginia if convicted on the new charges.