A Lancaster woman has been indicted on federal charges, according to a statement released Wednesday from the U.S. Attorney’s Office of South Carolina.
Shana Marie Lawson, 36, moved to Lancaster in March and failed to register as a sex offender, according to a news release from U.S. attorney Bill Nettles.
Lawson’s charge stemmed from a 2001 incident.
She was charged with one count of failure to register as a sex offender, according to the statement.
If convicted, Lawson could receive a maximum penalty of 10 years .