Investigators looking for wanted sex offender


The Delaware State Police Sex Offender Apprehension and registration Unit (SOAR) this week was looking for a Millsboro sex offender after he failed to re-register his current address.

Investigators said they obtained warrants for Jackie E. Herbert Jr., 48, who is a medium risk Tier 2 sex offender, after they learned that he failed to register his new address and had not notified SOAR of his status within three days, as he is required to do by law. Herbert may be living in the Wilmington area, they noted.

Jackie Herbert was described as a black male, 5 feet, 8 inches tall and 166 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

The Delaware State Police Sex Offender Apprehension and Registration Unit is asking anyone who may know the location of Jackie E. Herbert Jr. to call 911 or (302) 739-5882. Citizens may also provide a tip by texting keyword “DSP” plus a message to 274637 (CRIMES). Tipsters may also provide information through lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or submit information via the Internet at www.tipsubmit.com.