Sex Offender Arrested On Indecent Liberties Warrant

JOHNSTON COUNTY –  The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man on the NC Sex Offender Registry.  George Wayne Price, age 37, whose address was listed as the Johnston County Jail, was served Dec. 20 with a warrant charging him with felony indecent liberties with a child.

Price has been in jail since December 16 when he was arrested for misdemeanor probation violation. He was originally held under a $50,000 bond.

Authorities said an investigation was launched in Brunswick County, NC involving Price. The case was transferred to Johnston County after detectives learned the alleged incident happened here.  The victim in the case is a juvenile.  

Price was held in the Johnston County Jail without bond following the latest charge.

According to the NC Sex Offender Registry, Price was convicted March 10, 2022 for a July 2021 sexual battery involving a 16 year- and sentenced to 18 months probation.

2 COMMENTS

  1. This man doesn’t need to be on the streets. He can’t be trusted around children at all… This kind of stuff makes me sick on my stomach knowing he is messing with innocent children and is a repeat offender.

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