MIDDLETOWN – A Middletown man is under arrest for failing to make proper notification to the State of a change of address.
Authorities said that on State Police from the Middletown barracks arrested Richard Kiefer, age 31 of Middletown, for allegedly failing to make proper notification to the State of a change in his address.
New York State’s Sex Offender Registry Act requires all sex offenders to make proper notifications to the State within ten days of an address change.
Kiefer is currently classified as a Level 1 sex offender as a result of a previous conviction.
Kiefer was charged under New York State’s Sex Offender Registry Act with the Class E Felony of Failure to Register and Verify.
Kiefer was arraigned in the City of Middletown Court and remanded to the Orange County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $25,000 secured bond.