FDLE arrests two in Halloween operation

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement, along with the U.S. Marshals Service, today arrested two offenders, a sex offender and a violent career offender, for registration violations. 
Agents arrested Delwyn Chatman, 37, 1606 Arizona Street, Tallahassee, Fla., after the sex offender failed to register his e-mail address in accordance with Florida laws. 
Henry Lynn, 38, 1551 Kay Ave., Apt. 2, Tallahassee, Fla., turned himself in on a warrant for failure to update his driver’s license.  Lynn is a career offender. 
The Florida Career Offender Registration Act began in 2002. The act requires career offenders to register their addresses with local sheriff’s offices to be maintained in a registry accessible to law enforcement and the public at

Florida’s Sex Offender Registry began in 1997. Florida laws require sexual offenders to register their addresses with local sheriff’s offices to be maintained publically on-line at
Both suspects were booked into the Leon County Jail and will be prosecuted by the Office of State Attorney, 2nd Judicial Circuit. 
For Further Information Contact:
Gretl Plessinger, Samantha Andrews or Steve Arthur
FDLE Office of Public Information
(850) 410-7001


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