ASHEVILLE -- A former drummer for rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd has been arrested for not properly registering as a sex offender in North Carolina. Investigators say Artimus Pyle had moved to Asheville but never registered. He posted a $10,000 bond earlier this week. The 59-year-old pleaded guilty in 1993 on charges including attempted capital sexual battery by an adult on a victim younger than 12. He was sentenced to eight years of probation and designated as a sex offender.
Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.