From the Baxter County Sheriff’s Office:
The Sheriff’s Office is notifying the public that a Level 3 (High Risk to Re-Offend) Sex Offender has moved out of Baxter County and is now residing in West Plains, Missouri.
NAME: MATTHIAS JONES
DATE OF BIRTH: 08/29/1975
PREVIOUS ADDRESS: 4000 Highway 62 East
Mountain Home, Arkansas 72653
NEW ADDRESS: Co. Rd. 6620
West Plains, Missouri 65775
The offender was convicted in the State of Missouri on September 16, 1994 of Sexual Assault in the First Degree. This offense involved the offender engaging in intercourse with a 14 year old female.
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.