Authorities Searching for Predatory Offender

Posted at: 07/24/2013 2:57 PM

Photo: Department of Corrections


(ABC 6 NEWS) -- The Minnesota Department of Corrections has issued a warrant for the arrest of Rommel Heinrich Fritz, a level three predatory offender.

Fritz is on Intensive Supervised Release for First Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct against an underage girl. He was released from the Minnesota Correctional Facility - Rush City on June 11. He's lived in the Sandstone area in Northern Minnesota and has been on fugitive status since July 21. Authorities say he violated the terms of his supervised release. 

Fritz is 52-years old. He is White, 5’08”, 193 pounds, and has brown hair and brown eyes. He is known for riding his blue Schwinn mountain bicycle and may be pulling a bicycle trailer filled with his belongings.

If you see him, do not confront him. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the DOC 24-hour tipline at 651-603-0026.