Southern Tier Sex Offender on the Run
New York State Crime Stoppers is now offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest of a Level Two Sex Offender who has been on the run for over 2 years.
44 year old Jeffrey Ryan was supposed to appear in Tioga County Court November 23, 2013 but never showed up.
He had been free on bail on charges of felony rape, felony criminal sexual act and misdemeanor endangering the welfare of a child in connection with the alleged rape of a 14 year old girl.
He had earlier been convicted of felony rape and sodomy in 1995, sentenced to prison and ordered to register as a Level Two Sexually violent Offender when he was released.
His last known address was on Ellis Creek Road in Barton.
He reportedly has ties to Broome as well as Tioga Counties in New York, Atlantic County in New Jersey, Wilmington, Delaware and Kissimmee, Florida.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-866-313-TIPS (8477).