Ted BenhowerTricia Lyn Benhowerhttp://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/467209...teuben-county/Steuben County, Indiana (Indiana’s NewsCenter) – The man wanted for failing to register as a sex offender is arrested in northwestern Steuben County Wednesday. His wife remains at large.
Ted Joe Benhower, 53, was taken into custody by the US Marshals Service at 2 pm, without incident. He was then taken to the Steuben County Jail and booked on one count of failure to register as a sex or violent offender, a class D felony. Benhower was being held without bond pending a court appearance.
Benhower’s wife Tricia Lyn Benhower is still wanted for class C felony failure to register as a sex or violent offender. A joint fugitive investigation between the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office and the US Marshals Service Northern District of Indiana is ongoing.
Tricia Benhower is a white female, 5’6” and weighs about 140-pounds. She has shoulder-length curly blonde hair, blue eyes and wears glasses.