Dover Police have arrested fugitive sex offender Roland Carter.

Dover Police have arrested a fugitive sex offender.

Roland Carter, 49, was taken into custody Dec. 24 two days after police conducting an address check found he was not living at his stated address.

Sex offenders are required by law to register with the state Bureau of Identification when they move. Carter’s last known address was on McKee Drive; court documents show his current address is on West Inner Circle, Dover.

Carter, a Tier II offender, was convicted in July 2009 of unlawful sexual contact.