Sex offender arrested, removed from Rowan County's Most Wanted list

Sex offender arrested, removed from Rowan County's Most Wanted list
Hawthorne
Hawthorne

ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A registered sex offender who was wanted in Rowan County for failing to notify a change in his address has been arrested.

According to the Rowan County Sheriff's Office, 51-year-old Benjamin Hawthorne was arrested Thursday and removed from the Rowan County Sheriff's Office Most Wanted list.

Hawthorne is described as being around 5-foot-11 and 200 pounds. He was last seen in Salisbury.

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Hawthorne was placed in the Rowan County Detention Center.

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