ST. THOMAS — St. Thomas resident Jeffrey Cole has been sentenced to serve six months in federal prison for failing to register as a sex offender, according to documents filed in U.S. District Court.

Cole, 57, was convicted of misdemeanor voyeurism in Ohio in 2009, and was required under federal law to notify the local jurisdiction when he moved to a new state or territory.

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