Delaware State Police are advising Milford residents of a homeless sex offender, 53-year-old Bernard Riddick, who is living somewhere in the Milford area.

Delaware State Police are advising Milford residents of a homeless sex offender, 53-year-old Bernard Riddick, who is living somewhere in the Milford area.

Police emphasize that Riddick is not wanted for any crime; state law requires police to notify area residents when a known sex offender is living in their neighborhood. Law enforcement officials use the media to notify the entire community when a sex offender is listed as homeless.

Riddick is a Tier II or moderate risk offender.

He is described as a black man, standing 6 feet in height, weighing 200 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information that Riddick is occupying a residence in the Milford area is asked to call (302) 672-5306, or use the Delaware State Police Mobile Crime Tip Application available at www.delaware.gov/apps.

Information also may be provided to Delaware Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333. Information also may be provided via the Internet at www.tipsubmit.com. Send an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword "DSP."