COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – An alleged sex offender wanted for crimes in Muscogee County was apprehended in Texas, according to a Muscogee County Sheriff's Office press release.
The MSCO says that Otis Porch, 51, a wanted sex offender, was detained by law enforcement from the Madison County, TX Sheriff's Office, the Madisonville, TX Police Department and the Texas Highway Patrol.
MSCO says after making contact with Texas law enforcement, Porch was detained on Aug. 24 at 12:20 a.m. He is scheduled for an extradition hearing Monday morning.
Otis has been sought by law enforcement since early July.
Porch was warrants in Muscogee County for failure to register as a sex offender and a probation violation. Porch was originally charged with rape, kidnapping and two counts of sodomy.