CAPTURED: Greene County sex offender arrested in California
One of Greene County's Most Wanted sex offenders is now in custody. Officers arrested Joseph Rempe in California last week. He reportedly gave police a fake name and fake ID.
Sheriff Jim Arnott says Rempe will be extradited to Greene County in about a month. The 55-year-old has a history of not registering as a sex offender. While in Springfield, the sheriff says Rempe lived near a daycare center on Grant, near Pipkin Middle School, and close to St. Joseph Elementary School.