SEX OFFENDER REGISTERS WITH SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Eddie Wayne Patteson
The Sheriff’s Office is notifying the public that a Level 3 Sex Offender (high risk to re-offend) has registered with the Sheriff’s Office and is now residing in Baxter County.
NAME: EDDIE WAYNE PATTESON
a/k/a Eddie Wayne Patterson
DATE OF BIRTH: 12/09/1970
HOME ADDRESS: 64 CR 889
Gassville, Arkansas 72635
The offender was convicted of Sexual Assault in the Second Degree (2 counts) on July 7, 2005. These offenses involved the offender engaging in sexual contact with an 11 year old female.
This person is not wanted by law enforcement at this time. This notification is not intended to increase fear; rather it is our belief that an informed public is a safer public. This information cannot be used to threaten, intimidate, or harass Registered Sex Offenders. Citizen abuse will not be tolerated. Such abuse could potentially end law enforcement’s ability to do community notification.
/s/ John F. Montgomery
Baxter County Sheriff