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Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Rochester Police Department has issued a Community Notification concerning a high-risk convicted sex offender now living in Rochester.

The Minnesota Department of Corrections categorized 40-year-old Amelioleona Jonquese Mitchell as a Level 3 predatory offender prior to his release from prison in 2014. The Community Notification indicates he reported to Rochester Police on Wednesday that he was living in the city as a homeless individual.

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His most recent time in prison stemmed from his conviction on a false imprisonment charge in 2013. Mitchell's criminal history also includes a felony criminal sexual conduct conviction in 2007 that resulted in an 81-month prison sentence. Both crimes occurred in the Winona area. Since completing his most recent sentence, Mitchell is no longer under supervision.

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The Community Notification says the false imprisonment conviction involved a woman known to Mitchell who was also physically assaulted. It also indicates the victim in the rape case was not known to Mitchell and he was accused of using force, a gun, and manipulation in the commission of the crime.

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