Livingston County Sheriff reporting sex offender moving from Arkansas to Livingston County

The Livingston County Sheriff is reporting that a registered sex offender has moved from the state of Arkansas to Livingston County.

Joseph Orville Lawson is reporting an address of 9803 LIV 229, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601.

Lawson is described as a white male, five feet, eight inches tall, weighing one hundred thirty-five pounds. He has brown hair, brown eyes with a birth date of 12-12-1971.

He reports no employer, and no registered vehicle at this time.

Lawson was first charged on April 1, 1990, then convicted in 1991 of sodomy in Livingston County with a 6-year-old girl.