Police seek sex offender

State and local law enforcement officers are searching for a Winchester man with a history of violence against children who has failed to re-register as a sex offender.

Jerry Paul Jenkins Jr., 45, of Winchester, is wanted on two arrest warrants seeking revocation of his probation in Winchester and Frederick County. He is also being sought for a probation violation requiring him to re-register as a sex offender in Winchester and for contempt of court in Winchester.

Anyone with information about Jenkins’ whereabouts is asked to call the Crime Solvers Hotline at 665-TIPS; Winchester Police Department at 662-413; the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office at 662-6162 or the Virginia State Police at 800-572-2260.