According to a MPD press release, Mattoon Police arrested Keon D. Cooper, 26 years of age of Chicago, for the offense of Failure to Register as a Sex Offender. The arrest occurred on 2/14/18 at 3:17pm at the Coles County Courthouse in Charleston.
The charge alleges that Mr. Cooper failed to meet time requirements in registering a new address while being a registered sex offender.
Mr. Cooper was taken to the Coles County Jail.
All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.