The Yuma Police Department is informing the community of a Level 2 sex offender's new address.
Tyrone Fabien Thomas, 41, is described as being 5 feet 6 inches tall, 200 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He is now residing at 340 S. 1st Ave., No. 6.
In March of 2009, Thomas entered into a plea agreement in Yuma County Superior Court for one count of sexual abuse with one prior conviction and was sentenced to 1 1/2 years in prison.
A police investigation revealed he had unwanted sexual contact with an adult female victim.
Offenders are categorized in three levels. Level 1 is a low risk to reoffend, Level 2 an intermediate risk and Level 3 a high risk. Thomas is considered a Level 2 sex offender.
Thomas is not wanted by law enforcement. Yuma police is releasing information about his new address pursuant to the community notification law on sex offenders.
More information about sex offenders can be found at www.ci.yuma.az.us/2349.htm or www.azsexoffender.com.
James Gilbert can be reached at email@example.com or 539-6854. Find him on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/YSJamesGilbert or on Twitter @YSJamesGilbert.