Livonia, NY - A Livonia man is facing charges for activating a Facebook account using a fake name. 31 year old Tony Snyder is a convicted sex offender.

New York State Corrections Law requires sex offenders register with the Division of Criminal Justice within 10 days after changing internet accounts. Investigators say Snyder did not notify authorities. 

He is charged with Failure to Register and Verify, a Felony and is being held in the Livingston County Jail without bail.