A 36-year-old convicted sex offender from Middletown is on the lam after failing to re-register with police.
Alexander J. Richardson had been living in the 900 block of Silver Run Road as of March 14, according to the Delaware Sex Offender Central Registry.
State police said he failed to re-register on July 7.
A Tier II sex offender, Richardson was convicted in 1997 of third-degree unlawful sexual contact with a child younger than 11.
He is described as 5'11", about 215 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.
Richardson reportedly has several tattoos, including the names Jen, Izzy and Candace on his right arm, Gianna on his chest and Christina on his shoulder.
He also is known to drive a maroon Hyundai Sonata with the Delaware license plate number 381850, according to the registry.
Police said he might still be in the Middletown area.
Anyone with information about Richardson's whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the Delaware State Police Sex Offender Apprehension and Registration Unit at (302) 672-5306.
Anonymous information also can be provided online at www.tipsubmit.com or by texting 274637 (CRIMES) and starting your message with the keyword "DSP."