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Iowa Man Charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of South Dakota

Acting United States Attorney Dennis Holmes announced that an Inwood, Iowa, man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender.

Kyle William King, age 34, was indicted on April 6, 2021.  He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Veronica L. Duffy on April 14, 2021, and pled not guilty to the Indictment.

The maximum penalty upon conviction is up to 10 years in federal prison and/or a $250,000 fine, five years of supervised release, and $100 to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.  Restitution may also be ordered.

The Indictment alleges that on King, who had previously been convicted of a sex crime and required to register under the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act, failed to do so between October 1, 2020, and February 8, 2021.

The charge is merely an accusation and King is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. 

The investigation is being conducted by the U.S. Marshals Service.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Jeffrey C. Clapper is prosecuting the case.   

King was remanded to the custody of the State pending trial.  A trial date has not been set.

Updated April 16, 2021