Four Macon County sex offenders in trouble again

Four convicted sex offenders from northeast Missouri are once again in trouble with the law.

The men, all from Macon County are charged with felony failure to register as a sex offender.

The Macon County Sheriff's Office identified two of the suspects as Joseph Wright Jr., 47 and Lowell Fleming, 79, both of Macon.

The other two men charged with failure to register as a sex offender are Patrick Wicker, 59, of Callao and Phillip Sanders of Elmer, 73.

All four were arrested this week and appeared in front of a judge Thursday.

The sheriff's office told KTVO some of the men were able to post the $4,500 bond and were released.