The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has listed convicted sex offender as a “transient (boater) offshore by the Cortez Bridge.”
According to the FDLE website, the offender, 53, was found guilty in 1989 in Ohio of attempted statutory rape. He has completed his sentence and is no longer under supervision.
However, Florida law requires all convicted sex offenders to list their current address with the FDLE.
He came to Florida from Texas, according to the website.
Another sex offender lives in the 4200 block of 129th Street West in Cortez, according to the database.
Holmes Beach has one convicted sex offender living in the 6400 block of Flotilla Drive, while Bradenton Beach has one convicted sex offender residing in the 2500 block of Avenue C.
The FDLE records show no convicted sex offenders living in Anna Maria.