Sheriff Darren Campbell stated: On Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Deputy C. James who is one of the Sex Offender Compliance Deputies was notified about a Registered Sex Offender, Michael Connor Lamp Jr., had updated his address to 604 Foxcroft Terrace, Statesville.
Deputy James checked the address for compliance, and determined the address was within 1000 feet of Statesville Montessori School. Deputy James attempted to make contact with Lamp at the registered address but was unable to do so.
Deputy James also was able to determine the address Lamp had provided was building 604, when actually he was living in building 602 with acquaintances. Further investigation by Deputy James showed the tenants from 602, including Lamp, had been evicted.
Based on the documents gathered through the course of the investigation Michael Lamp Jr., was charged with one count of Felony Violation of Sex Offender Residence as well as one count of Felony Failing to Register by providing False Information.
Michael Connor Lamp Jr., Lamp was arrested on Sunday June 30, 2019 by the Statesville Police Department.
Lamp went before Magistrate S. Nicholson who issued Lamp a 12,000.00 dollar secured bond on all charges.
Michael Connor Lamp, 37 Years Old
207 Gun Club Road
Statesville, North Carolina 28677
12,000.00 DOLLARS SECURED BOND.
Criminal history: Misdemeanor Littering, Two Counts of Misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct, Felony Attempted Second Degree Kidnapping, Four Counts of Misdemeanor Larceny, Two Counts of Misdemeanor Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Two Counts of Misdemeanor Simple Assault, Misdemeanor Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor, Misdemeanor Intoxicated and Disruptive, Hit and Run Failure to Stop after Property Damage, Felony Second Degree Burglary, Felony Escape from State Prison, DWI Level 5, Misdemeanor Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Two Counts of DWI Level 2, Misdemeanor Attempted Injury to Trees or Crops, Felony Possession of Counterfeit Instruments, Felony Failure to Report a New Address for a Sex Offender.