The Norton Police Department Monday arrested Dale Farris Sessions, who was wanted by the United States Marshals Service on probation violation and 2 counts of failure to register as a sexual offender by the United States District Court. He was taken into custody following a traffic stop on W. Holme Street near N. Brown Avenue.
Sessions, who in 1975 was convicted of kidnapping and raping two hitchhikers in Kenosha, Wisconsin escaped from a mental hospital in 1976. He lived under an alias for nearly 18-years but was arrested again in 1994 for kidnapping a juvenile with a firearm. He spent 13-years in a federal prison. The current warrants for Sessions were issued in 2019.