David Wayne Trent, 63 of California, is a Tier II registered sex offender residing in St. Mary’s County.
Trent received a notice to re-register as a sex offender as required by the statute, and failed to do so.
On January 15, 2016, he was located and placed under arrest by Deputy Steinbach of the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office and transported to the St. Mary’s County Detention Center, where he was charged with Failing to Register as a sex offender.
Trent went before a District Court Commissioner and bail was set at $3,500. Trent was released on January 19, 2016, after posting the established bond pending further action by judicial authorities.