Alabama Sex Offender Accused of New York City Murder

A fugitive sex offender from Alabama is charged with a New York City murder.

35-year-old Clarence Dean is accused of strangling a woman and leaving her body beneath a hotel room bed.

The NYPD is charging Dean with second degree murder.

Dean is also wanted in Shelby County because he left a hotel room he was living without notifying Alabama officials.

Sex offenders like Dean are required to report when they change living arrangements.