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David Jacob Cooper
Courtesy of Catawba County Sheriff's Office

Suspect Arrested By Catawba County Authorities For Failing To Register As Sex Offender

22-year-old David Jacob Cooper, who is listed as being homeless, was arrested Tuesday (January 30) by Catawba County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged with failure to register as a sex offender. Cooper was convicted of sexual battery in Lincoln County in November, 2022. The crime was committed in November, 2020. Following Tuesday’s arrest, Cooper was jailed in the Catawba County Detention Facility under $10,000 bond. A District Court date was scheduled today (January 31).