Sex Offender Registry Violation Arrest

A Quimby man has been charged with a violation of the state’s sex offender registry.

The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office says after an investigation, it was found 54-year-old Timothy Steinbarth failed to register required information. A warrant was issued for his arrest, and he turned himself in to the Cherokee County Jail. The charge is an aggravated misdemeanor.

According to the registry, Steinbarth was arrested in 2012 in Texas for possession of child pornography.