1/10/2013 12:47 PM
by Nadine Grimley
A convicted sex offender wanted for failing to register turns himself into authorities.
Ronald Keith Ward, 28, of Eccles, turned himself into the Raleigh County Sheriff's Department late Wednesday night. He was arrested on warrants of sale and transfer of stolen property and failing to register as a sex offender. Ward has a 2006 conviction for third degree sexual assault of a 16-year-old girl in Raleigh County.
He's currently in Southern Regional Jail. Bail is set at $30,000.