3 Arrested in Sex Offender Compliance Operation in Bowling Green

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- The Bowling Green Police Department says it completed a sex offender compliance operation, which resulted in the arrest of sex offenders.

Police say they attempted to locate all registered sex offenders in the city limits of Bowling Green on Tuesday.

Officers say they arrested the following offenders:

Ricky Dale Houchens, 35, arrested for Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registration
Michael Manning, 33, arrested for Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registration
William G. Carver, 53, arrested for Possession/View Matter Portraying Sexual Performance by Minor

In completion of the check, the Bowling Green Police Department reported the following:

62 addresses checked
43 contacts made
19 no contacts
38 in compliance
5 non compliant contacts made
3 immediate arrests

The Bowling Green Police Department says it will be following up on all registered offenders until contact is made.

As of Friday, police say there are 62 offenders registered.


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