ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) - Ardmore police arrested a sex offender after months of searching.
Court records show Jody Hugh Deere, 49, faces one charge of failure to register as a sex offender.
Police say Deere had not registered since December and they arrested him during a traffic stop last week.
Records show Deere was convicted of second-degree rape in Tulsa County in 2003.
Deere is set to be in court in April. If convicted, he faces up to five years in prison.