Stephenville Police said five registered sex offenders and one first time offender have been arrested since October. According to the Texas DPS website there are 44 registered sex offenders currently residing in Erath County, and 11 live in Stephenville.
52-year-old Rickie Allen Osborn was originally arrested for online solicitation, then was arrested in October for the distribution of child pornography, which is a second degree felony.
Osborn is being held in the Erath County Jail on a combined bond of $60,000.
Others include Matthew Nance– on the sex offender registry for indecency with a child by exposure– arrested for failure to update his registration.
The complete list is available online at

Source: Local News