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Offenders currently residing in Mandan

(l-r) Roy Ressler and Sheldon Gerry

(l-r) Roy Ressler and Sheldon Gerry

The Mandan Police Department has announced that Roy Frank Ressler and Sheldon Ray Gerry, two registered sex offenders, are living in Mandan.

Ressler is residing at Centre, Inc., located at 100 Sixth Ave. S.E. He is 6′ 2″ and 230 pounds, with brown hair and eyes. He has not yet been assigned a risk level by the police department.

In 2009, Ressler was convicted in federal court of receipt of material involving sexual exploitation of a minor.  As a result of this conviction, Ressler is required to register as a Sex Offender.

Gerry, 37, is also living at Centre, Inc. He is 6′ 0″ and 190 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He has not yet been assigned a risk level.

On July 23, 2012, Gerry was found guilty in the U.S. District Court of Aberdeen, S.D., of sexual contact with a person incapable of consenting. As a result of this conviction, Gerry is required to register as a sex offender. Gerry will be working at 1704 E. Main St. in Mandan.

These individuals are not wanted by law enforcement at this time and have served their sentences imposed by the court. This notification is not intended to increase fear in the community. It is the belief of the Mandan Police Department that an informed public is a safer public.