Officers with the Milford Police Department's Criminal Investigations Division are asking the public's assistance in locating a convicted sex offender who has apparently moved without notifying authorities of his new address.
Gerald L. Sheppard, 46, is considered a Tier II, or moderate risk, offender, who was convicted in 1998 of third-degree unlawful sexual intercourse. His last known address was in the 400 block of South Walnut Street, Milford.
Sheppard is described as a black man standing 5 feet 11 inches tall, weighing 240 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
Anyone with information about Sheppard's whereabouts is asked to call Milford Police at (302) 422-8081 or Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333. Tips may be submitted via the Internet at www.tipsubmit.com.