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Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A high-risk sex offender is scheduled to return to Rochester next week after he completes a prison sentence for child sex abuse.

A Community Notification issued today by the Rochester Police Department indicates 32-year-old William Lee Carter is expected to be discharged from the Rush City State Prison next Tuesday and move into a residence on the Olmsted County campus in southeast Rochester. Carter, who is considered a Level 3 predatory offender, was sent to prison in 2011 for a first-degree criminal sexual conduct conviction involving a known female child victim.

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The Dodge County Sheriff's Office also issued a Community Notification today involving a Level 3 predatory offender who has moved into a residence in Claremont. Sheriff Scott Rose says a Community Notification Meeting will be held next Tuesday at the Claremont American Legion to provide citizens with more information about 66-year-old James Peter Zylstra and Minnesota's Community Notification law. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 5 PM. A news release indicates Zylstra has a history of illegal sexual contact with an unknown female child and a vulnerable adult female.

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