(Salisbury, Md) - The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office has arrested a sex offender for failing to correctly register as a sex offender as required. Brett E. Evans, 51 of Salisbury, MD was convicted for a Rape in the 4th Degree in Delaware, and was required to register as a Sex Offender. Upon relocated to Wicomico County in 2013 Evans initially complied with the requirement, but he informed the Sex Offender Registration Unit at the Sheriff's Office that Evans was homeless as of May 28, 2015.

Due to his declaration of being homeless, Evans was required to check in with the sheriff's Office on a weekly basis. An investigator with the Sex Offender Registration Unit discovered that Evan was regularly staying at a location outside of Wicomico County after declaring he was homeless.

Following an initial appearance, Evans was detained in the Detention Center in lieu of $10,000.00 bond.