NORFORK AREA MAN REGISTERS AS SEX OFFENDER
Shawn Michael Partee
The Sheriff’s Office is notifying the public that a Level 3 (high risk to re-offend) Sex Offender has registered with the Sheriff’s Office and is residing in Baxter County.
NAME: SHAWN MICHAEL PARTEE
DATE OF BIRTH: 02/28/1979
ADDRESS: 568 CR 204
Norfork, Arkansas 72658
The offender was convicted of Sexual Indecency with a Child and Unlawful Use of a Communication Device on 11/13/2013. These offenses involved the offender meeting a 14 year old female at a basketball game, after which he began texting her sexually explicit messages and arranged to meet her for sexual activity.
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