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Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A man committed to the Minnesota Sex Offender Program 24 years ago is scheduled to begin his transition to community living in Rochester on Monday.

The Rochester Police Department has issued a community notification concerning 48-year-old Alexander Marl Martinelli. The notice states he is a Level 3 predatory offender with a history of sexually abusing underage male acquaintances.

TJ Leverentz/TSM
TJ Leverentz/TSM

Martinelli is being released from the sex offender program under a court order calling for his provisional discharge. The police department says he plans to live in a halfway house facility located on the Olmsted County Campus adjacent to the Federal Medical Center in southeast Rochester.

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