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Registered sex offender arrested after leaving town

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Charles Lee Armstrong. Source: Gregg County Jail. Charles Lee Armstrong. Source: Gregg County Jail.
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

A missing East Texas sex offender is arrested in Longview at a homeless shelter.

Longview Police received word from Marshall authorities that a registered sex offender had disappeared from their area, and might be at the Highway 80 Rescue Mission in Longview.

Officers arrived at the shelter and found 38-year-old Charles Lee Armstrong and arrested him on a warrant out of Marshall.

He was held in the Gregg County Jail on $20-thousand dollars bond.

Armstrong was also charged with displaying an expired license plate and driving while his license was invalid.

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