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TBI: Convicted sex offender wanted in Blount Co. for not registering now in custody

Mason Douglas Wermy was convicted of child molestation in Washington in 2010.
Credit: TBI
Mason Douglas Wermy

MARYVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said a convicted sex offender wanted out of Blount County is now in custody.

The TBI asked the public for help in tracking down Mason Douglas Wermy who was convicted of child molestation in Washington in 2010.

His last known address was in Blount County, but he failed to register as a sex offender and authorities did not know where he was.

TBI said a tip from the public led to his arrest in Oklahoma. 

Wermy is 6'1 and has blue eyes and brown hair. He has multiple tattoos on his arms and hands.

Know where he is? Call 1-800-TBI-FIND.