"Deadbeat Dad" arrested in Worth County
A Sylvester man has been arrested in Worth County on charges of false statements, writings, concealment of facts, obstructing an officer, and simple battery violence.
29-year-old Terrence Lockett is also wanted in Terrell County for probation violation. That was in reference to his involvement in a 2003 armed robbery of a Hardees Restaurant in Dawson.
Lockett is also wanted in Terrell County for failure to pay thousands of dollars in child support.
Worthit2u.net also reports there is an open case in Dougherty County with Lockett listed as the defendant in the court docket containing "complaint for recovery of child support."
The Terrell County Sheriff's Office plans to extradite Lockett.