Sex offender featured on "America's Most Wanted" captured - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Sex offender featured on "America's Most Wanted" website captured in Wyo.

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METROPOLIS, IL (KFVS) - U.S. Marshals found and arrested fugitive sex offender Monty Engelhart in Wyoming on Sunday night.

Engelhart was also wanted on a 2008 Massac County arrest warrant for unlawful failure to notify an address change, in addition to warrants for predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, aggravated criminal abuse and four counts of child pornography.

The Metropolis Police Department and Illinois State Police conducted the investigation that led to the 2008 charges. Engelhart had been featured on America's Most Wanted show's website. Efforts to move Englehart to Massac County will begin soon.

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