Sex Offender Released in Cass Lake

By KBJR News 1

Sex Offender Released in Cass Lake

December 7, 2012 Updated Dec 7, 2012 at 10:33 AM CST

Gerald Lee Jones, 30, is a level three registered sex offender who will be released to live in the city of Cass Lake, MN.

The Beltrami County Sheriff's office is alerting the public of his release.

He is described as a Native American with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5'9" and 156 pounds.

The Sheriff's office says Jones engaged in sexual contact and held an adult female victim against her will. Jones knew the victim, and authorities say the sexual contact did include penetration.

The notice of release also says Jones used force, threats, and physical assault to gain compliance from his victim.

Jones is not wanted by police at this time and has already served his sentence imposed on him by the court.

A Community Notification Meeting has been scheduled for Monday, December 17, at 5 PM, at the Ten Lakes Town Hall, 2142 Mission Rd SE, located east of Bemidji approximately 12 miles on the Power Dam Rd SE and then south on Mission Rd SE.

Representatives from the Department of Corrections and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office will be available to answer any questions from the public.