Community notification meeting
set in Cherry Grove on sex offender
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 9:22 AM
A community notification meeting regarding the relocation of a level 3 predatory offender has been scheduled for 6 p.m., Wednesday, Oct.17, at the Cherry Grove Community Center.
George Robert Van Fossen moved into a temporary address near rural Cherry Grove in Fillmore County on Oct. 2. He has been convicted of criminal sexual conduct in the first degree with a child under the age of 13. The victim was a female and the contact included penetration.
The Fillmore County Sheriff's Office is releasing information pursuant to Minnesota Statute 244.052 to the community regarding a Level 3 Predatory Offender. This offender is not wanted by the police and has served the sentences imposed on him by the court.
Representatives from the Department of Corrections, Fillmore County Sheriff's Office and the Fillmore County Attorney's Office will be available to provide those in attendance with useful information on public safety.