MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Police are looking for a recently released sex offender who they say is in violation of the terms of his release.
The Minnesota Department of Corrections says Darren Steven Marks, 49, was released from prison on July 8, 2013 on the condition that he check in with his agent twice a month, minimum. Authorities say he hasn’t complied with those conditions, and was last seen on July 3, 2015.READ MORE: Kim Potter's Trial In Daunte Wright's Death Begins Wednesday: Here's How To Watch
Marks was first imprisoned in 1993 for criminal sexual conduct with a woman. He was also found guilty of controlled substance possession and failure to register as a predatory sex offender in later years.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: System Setting Up Potential Snow Event Friday
Police say Marks is 5’10” tall and weighs between 193 and 225 pounds. He has brown hair and blue eyes.MORE NEWS: Undefeated Gophers Getting Along Just Fine Under Ben Johnson
If spotted, police say not to confront Marks, but instead call 911, or the DOC’s 24-hour tip line at 651-603-0026.